Lapsang Souchong (loose leaf)

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Black Tea
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Boiling 3 min, 45 sec

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  • “Nothing to see here, move along, move along. Nothing new. But this, while not being anything extraordinary, just really is my cup of tea, I just keep reaching for it. When flavoured teas (even grey...” Read full tasting note
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  • “You guys are such prolific writers (and tea drinkers) I'm having trouble keeping up! Anyway, I keep hearing about Lapsang Souchong but have never tried it myself, so when I saw a box of these...” Read full tasting note
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  • “As a longtime fan of Lapsang Souchong, I know that people either love it or hate it. For those who've never had it before and are interested in trying it, Twinings provides a budget-friendly...” Read full tasting note
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    gramarye1971 42 tasting notes
  • “Smoky and astringent. I felt my sinuses opening just smelling the stuff after I'd brewed it. I may have to try it again to give a full opinion, but this was one of the few times where I've almost...” Read full tasting note
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From Twinings

A strong, golden tea with a very distinctive smoked character.

Lapsang Souchong tea comes from China’s Fujian Province and Taiwan. The unique flavour of Lapsang Souchong is produced by lying the leaves out on bamboo trays and allowing smoke from pinewood to permeate through them. Twinings Lapsang Souchong is an adventurous tea with a unique smoke flavour and a dark rich colour. Drink with or without milk.

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38 Tasting Notes

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Mixed it with Celestial Seasonings Blackberry. Very Nice

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This is an assertive tea that’s perfect for taking the chill off a wintry evening. I find that a good white cheddar makes a nice accompaniment.

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As a die-hard, longtime coffee drinker who is just now beginning to explore the world of teas, I really enjoy having the Lapsang Souchong as my first cup of the day. Its smokiness and dark richness make it a fine coffee substitute.

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Great smokey flavor. Makes me think of the smoke from a camp fire. I would describe it as camping in your mouth…if you get what I mean. Good if you’re in the mood for an earthy, woodsy tasting tea. Could be a little strong and distinct if you’re looking for something with a little more subtlety.

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5 tasting notes

Essential after a heavy lunch.

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