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Mayan Hot Cocoa from The NecessiTeas. . . .

Mayan Hot Cocoa implies chocolate and spice. Lots of cinnamon and cayenne pepper. That is what I am looking for with this blend: the perfect balance of creamy cocoa and hot spices to make for a comforting treat. I want this to take me back to my childhood when I would come in from playing in the snow with my siblings to find a tasty cup of hot chocolate, with sometimes just a bit of a kick, waiting. Boosting that nostalgia factor is the addition of mini-marshmallows in the dry leaf that puts this off to a good start. I Read More

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Chocolate Chip Pancakes from Bumble Tea. . . .

My doctor told me to drastically decrease my caffeine intake, which means less tea. I got until 3:30 pm (right now) before making myself my one daily cup. I’d been hoping to cold turkey it and try talking about decaf teas for a while, but I crashed. Today’s feature: Chocolate Chip Pancakes! YUM! When you open this up, the chocolate powder puffs out. The majority of the mix is solid (tea parts, etc), but the powder is exciting. It smells REALLY amazing. This is a malty, dark chocolate flavor. Like the pancakes have been a little bit crisped. The shimmering Read More

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Chocolate Eclair Black Tea from 52Teas. . .A Chocolate Dessert Treat!

My darling tea-ple, before we get into this post about the wonderful 52 Teas Chocolate Eclair blend, I want to introduce you to Mr Nibbles: He sits on my lap when things go Hilariously Awry. I need to explain this to you to give you a glimpse into today’s State of Mind. I’m clinging to this plush and this tea like Rose on that door after the Titanic sunk. This is an exaggeration, but not much of one. It helps that this tea is really great. It’s a creamy, chocolately, slightly nutty flavor. There aren’t any nuts in this blend, Read More