Well first of all it helps to put your review on the correct tea :D. My first review of this tea should be tossed as it was not this tea!

Anyway now down to this tea’s actual review. I found it quite amazing how different the taste is from the dry smell. I also liked how long the twists were. Overall this tea is very similar to houjicha [i think anyway]. And yeah I know I also said that on my wrong review but it’s true! The dry twists have an almost slight raisin smell to them with a somewhat earthy note as well. The prepared tea smells roasty just like houjicha but the taste is a bit more subtle than houjicha. I think i’ll try steeping it longer next time and see how it compared then. Either way, I would recommend this tea to anyone preferring a good roasty flavor probably during/after a meal or specifically in the afternoon. Due to it’s scent and flavor it’s a more savory type of tea. Thanks to Teasenz for this sample!

Flavors: Roasted

3 min, 0 sec 1 tsp 8 OZ / 236 ML

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I’m a bit newer to the tea scene than many of the tea masters around steepster. But I am always excited to try a new tea or tea preparation method.

When I’m not enjoying a great cup of tea I am usually gaming, reading, enjoying some Anime, or studying Japanese. Although lets face it, tea goes great WITH all those activities too ;-).





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