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reviewed Lipton Black Tea, Bavarian Wild Berry. September 20, 2012
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Lipton Black Tea, Bavarian Wild Berry
I appreciate that Lipton is attempting to improve upon the standard tea bags. Pyramid shaped bags with larger bits of tea "breath" more while seeping so there is better potential for improved …
reviewed Chantea Aloe Vera Green Tea, Passion .... February 27, 2012
Chantea Aloe Vera Green Tea, Passion Fruit,
   My first slug of this tea threw me off because it has fruit (or Aloe Vera) bits in it and it stunned me a little bit.  And it seems awfully sweet for a “health” drink, although …
reviewed Primula Double Wall Glass Mug. November 28, 2011
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Primula Double Wall Glass Mug
The Primula Tea Bag Buddy is a generous (16 oz.) sized double wall glass mug that retains the heat or cold of its contents very effectively. Too effectively perhaps. When swapping out my usual coffee …
posted a Quick Tip about Guayaki Yerba Mate. March 06, 2011
I love yerba mate; locally a new restaurant run by 'hippie' types was finally allowed to open and one of their main things they sell is yerba mate in coffee, tea etc...once again, I try my best to bring …
reviewed 1997 Heng Li Chang Bulang. February 09, 2011
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1997 Heng Li Chang Bulang
If you aren't familiar with the aged Chinese tea Pu-Erh, take a quick look HERE before reading further. I received a sample of this tea for part of a tea taste test (OTTI) sponsored by Adagio Teas …
reviewed China Tea Loose Leaf Sampler. January 26, 2011
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China Tea Loose Leaf Sampler
   I converted to drinking only loose leaf tea last year and gave this gift pack a try. While it was decent, I have since had better and will probably not be ordering it again.      …
reviewed 2007 Menghai Golden Needle & White Lo.... January 18, 2011
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2007 Menghai Golden Needle & White Lotus Ripe Pu-erh
   First, here's a little info on Pu-erh tea:      Pu-erh is aged, large leaf Chinese tea mostly from the Yunnan province that is low in tannins and has a rich, unique …
reviewed Yunnan Gold Curls. December 30, 2010
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Yunnan Gold Curls
Yunnan Golden Curls from Adagio Teas has been a constant companion during the this chilly end of 2010. There is nothing quite like it to revitalize and warm you up. It is a pricey indulgence, but it there …
reviewed Cafe Gusto. December 22, 2010
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Cafe Gusto
Though we technically did not eat a full meal there, I feel that Cafe Gusto warrants its own post because it is a place I personally endorse and want to see thrive – not that it really needs my …
reviewed Aroma Coffee & Tea. December 11, 2010
Aroma Coffee & Tea
Tucked away amongst quaint boutique shops and restaurants in Studio City, Aroma Cafe is a not-so-hidden neighborhood gem that quickly converts every visitor who sets foot into the …
reviewed Taylors of Harrogate Earl Grey Leaf Tea. November 14, 2010
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Taylors of Harrogate Earl Grey Leaf Tea
The English firm Taylors of Harrogate supplies many Great loose leaf Teas which you can purchase from their website - ( http://www.taylorsofharrogate.co.uk/ ).      I really love Earl …
reviewed Dandelion Root Rst Tea 5oz Alvita. November 05, 2010
Dandelion Root Rst Tea 5oz Alvita
I recently started drinking Dandelion Root tea and I love it! To me it tastes much like barley tea which is something that I've been drinking for most of my life.    On the front of …
posted a Quick Tip about Celestial Seasonings. October 22, 2010
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Celestial Seasonings
With green tea it is easy to over brew if you leave the tea bag in the water too long or have the water too hot. Try seeping for two minutes in water that has been off boil for about 5 minutes. The taste …
reviewed Celestial Seasonings. October 17, 2010
Celestial Seasonings
I've long been a steady coffee drinker for quite a few years. Lately, as more stress has piled upon my plate or maybe it's because I'm getting older, I've noticed that the coffee I've …
posted a Quick Tip about Oolong Tea. October 13, 2010
I am hard pressed to choose, but if I had to pick a favorite tea, it would be Oolong. It doesn't have the grassiness of many green teas or the astringent bitterness of many black teas. You can over brew …
posted a Quick Tip about Numi Iron Goddess of Mercy Oolong Tea. October 13, 2010
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Iron Goddess of Mercy (Tieguanyin) Oolong Tea
Do yourself a favor and get the whole leaf version of this tea rather than the bag. You get a improved flavor and multiple infusions this way. Also, TGY is not a variety that is meant to be aged, so consume …
reviewed Numi Iron Goddess of Mercy Oolong Tea. October 13, 2010
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Iron Goddess of Mercy (Tieguanyin) Oolong Tea
   Tieguanyin Tea translated into English as "Iron Goddess Tea" is one of the most famous types of Chinese Tea. It has many different translations and is often called Tieguanyin, Ti …
posted a Quick Tip about Iced Tea. October 06, 2010
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A fun way to make iced tea is something I learned as a kid called "sun tea". My mother would put tea bags and cold water in a glass container and set it out in the sun. An hour or two later, …
reviewed Ito En Golden Oolong Tea Unsweetened. October 06, 2010
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Ito En Golden Oolong Tea Unsweetened, 16.9 Ounce
...then you could do A LOT worse than Ito En's Golden Oolong tea. Most of the sugary, over processed stuff out there is awful, and not all that good for you. I usually drink self-brewed, loose-leaf …
reviewed Teavana Silver Yin Zhen Pearls White .... October 05, 2010
Teavana Silver Yin Zhen Pearls White Tea, 2oz
Pros: High quality, high antioxidants      Cons: Very expensive      The Bottom Line: This is an excellent health conscious product.  It is really meant for …
reviewed Teavana Snow Peak Downy Tips Loose Le.... October 05, 2010
Teavana Snow Peak Downy Tips Loose Leaf White Tea
Pros: Slight fruity smell, easy flavor, high health      Cons: none really      The Bottom Line: This is a great starter white tea for anyone.  It has low …
reviewed Teavana Silver Needle White Tea, 2oz .... October 05, 2010
Teavana Silver Needle White Tea, 2oz (Gourmet)
Pros: High in antioxidants, Long tradition      Cons: Tastes like grass, expensive      The Bottom Line: I personally didn't like this tea.  I think this …
reviewed Teavana Queen of Babylon White Tea, 2.... October 05, 2010
Teavana Queen of Babylon White Tea, 2oz (Gourmet)
Pros: Great flavor, excellent fragrance      Cons: Flavor can be overpowering if you aren't ready for it      The Bottom Line: This is a very fruity white tea.  …
reviewed Teavana Snow Geisha White Tea, 2oz (G.... October 05, 2010
Teavana Snow Geisha White Tea, 2oz (Gourmet)
Pros: High in antioxidants      Cons: Strange smell and bad boring flavor      The Bottom Line: This tea was just sloppy.  It was flat and somewhat bitter.  …
reviewed Teavana ToLife White Tea, 2oz (Gourmet). October 05, 2010
Teavana ToLife White Tea, 2oz (Gourmet)
Pros: Great aroma, moderate flavor for the average taste      Cons: Easily overbrewed and made bitter      The Bottom Line: I like this tea as a regular drinker.  …
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