Tea type
Pu-erh Tea
Ingredients
Cacao Nibs, Pu Erh Tea, Vanilla Bean
Flavors
Caramel, Chocolate, Fishy, Almond, Cacao, Creamy, Dark Wood, Marshmallow, Nutty, Smooth, Sweet, Vanilla
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Bulk, Loose Leaf
Caffeine
Not available
Certification
Not available
Edit tea info Last updated by Laura B
Average preparation
Boiling 2 min, 30 sec 7 g 8 oz / 227 ml

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  • “Oooo, yum, yes for chocolatey puerh. Steeped this multiple times throughout the day and it was very delicious. Occasionally, the fishy notes of the shou peeked through. The vanilla for me...” Read full tasting note
    85
  • “mmmmmm sorry to see this one go. thanks evol ving ness this was a tasty time this afternoon. Steeped it a couple of times and enjoyed the brew thoroughly each time. Chocolate, vanilla and...” Read full tasting note
    85
  • “Holy wow, this tea is scrumptious! The chocolate and vanilla come through really nicely, but so strong as to mask the lovely earthy notes of the puer. I brewed gongfu and got a good 6-7 steeps out...” Read full tasting note
    100
  • “I am learning that I love black tea much more than pu’erh but I really enjoyed this one. The cocoa nibs add a deep chocolate flavour to the earthy base. It is very pleasant and resteeps multiple...” Read full tasting note

From Whispering Pines Tea Company

This pu-erh blend has a flavor profile that perfectly matches a cup of dark hot cocoa! Opening with cream and dark chocolate, Foxtrot dances across the tongue with a silky texture accented with powdery cocoa notes and an almost chewy marshmallow finish. Blended with 2012 Huron Gold Needle loose shou pu-erh, organic & fair-trade Ethiopian cocoa nibs, and hand cut madagascar vanilla, Foxtrot will have your tongue and soul dancing to the warm rhythm of bliss! Strong and warming cha qi!

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Ingredients: 2012 Huron Gold Needle Shou Pu-erh Tea, Ethiopian Cocoa Nibs & Hand-Cut Madagascar vanilla beans

About Whispering Pines Tea Company View company

Whispering Pines Tea Company is dedicated to bringing you the most original, pure, beautiful tea blends. We use only the highest quality ingredients available to create additive-free teas teas inspired by the pristine wilderness of Northern Michigan. Our main focus is on customer satisfaction and quality.

5 Tasting Notes

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956 tasting notes

Oooo, yum, yes for chocolatey puerh. Steeped this multiple times throughout the day and it was very delicious. Occasionally, the fishy notes of the shou peeked through. The vanilla for me though was absent.

Flavors: Caramel, Chocolate, Fishy

Preparation
Boiling 4 min, 30 sec 1 tsp 12 OZ / 354 ML

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mmmmmm sorry to see this one go. thanks evol ving ness this was a tasty time this afternoon. Steeped it a couple of times and enjoyed the brew thoroughly each time. Chocolate, vanilla and puerh! so nommy.

Final Count: 95

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Holy wow, this tea is scrumptious! The chocolate and vanilla come through really nicely, but so strong as to mask the lovely earthy notes of the puer. I brewed gongfu and got a good 6-7 steeps out of it before it gave up on me.

This was my first tea from Whispering Pines, and I am very impressed. I have several more from them to try soon!

mrmopar

Brendan blends some fine stuff.

mtchyg

One of my most favorite tea companies out there. Brenden is great and puts much love into his company. It shows.

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1184 tasting notes

I am learning that I love black tea much more than pu’erh but I really enjoyed this one. The cocoa nibs add a deep chocolate flavour to the earthy base. It is very pleasant and resteeps multiple times. The resteeps hold up in flavour really well

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503 tasting notes

Art of Darkness is an all time favorite of mine. I don’t know why, but I fell in love with it as soon as I tasted it. Then, I heard about this tea, and I had to give it a shot. I am not one for flavored teas or blends, but Whispering Pines hits these right on the nose, and they are delicious! This leaf is a long slender leafed shou with a distinct scent of Jordan almonds. Also, the small black and dusty gold tendrils smell intensely of a sweet, creamy, nuttiness, with some fluffy tones on top. I warmed my teapot and scooped some inside. The scent opens up into a whipped crème atop dry cacao with some earth woodiness mixed in. A quick wash, and its off to paradise. The brew is thick in the mouth with a flourishing marshmallow flavor. The drink is like milk chocolate hot cocoa with vanilla syrup drizzled atop. The brew continues with each steep developing into a dense chocolate with a lightly fading marshmallow. The brew lasts for an extensive amount of steeps, and it is fantastic! This leaf is a lot like Art of Darkness except more direct, smooth, and long lasting. The brew is not overly complex, and that’s fine. I am not drinking a cocoa nib imbued tea for the complexities. The taste is great; however, I do wish it was a tad bit cheaper…

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Flavors: Almond, Cacao, Chocolate, Creamy, Dark Wood, Marshmallow, Nutty, Smooth, Sweet, Vanilla

Preparation
Boiling 0 min, 15 sec 7 g 3 OZ / 100 ML
Daylon R Thomas

I’m so glad someone finally reviewed this thing on steepster. I’ve been hesitant to try it because of the price myself.

Haveteawilltravel

Highly recommend it! Brenden knew how much I liked Art of Darkness, so he slipped a sample of this with my order. It persuaded me to buy a lot more.

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