So, the first thing I taste in this tea is wood, which really isn’t my favorite. Part of me just wanted to throw the towel in since I seem to have bad luck with black teas that taste like wood, and I can never really make them better. But I kept on drinking.
Much to my surprise more flavors started coming out.
Malt being one of them-which really surprised me.
Soft honey notes began to appear.
Not at all what I expected from this one when I initially tried it!
But I’m glad I kept drinking!
It’s a bold assam, but kinda woody, which puts me off a bit. It’s not overpowering, thankfully, but I probably wouldn’t order it. Happy to have tried this one!
Not bad at all for a woody black tea! :P
Flavors: Honey, Malt, Sweet, Wood