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Peach Crostata Yunnan Tea from A Quarter to Tea. . . .

I have never had a peach crostata. After having this tea, I sure would like to have some. I have never had a peach crostata. After having this tea, I sure would like to have some. I have had several peach teas and some are candy-like and some have a high, thin alcohol note from peach flavoring as it tries to mimic fresh peaches. This tea was all baked peaches and warmth, oven roasted deliciousness and heavenly scents. The tea had really nice body to go with the baked vibe, so you really know you are drinking TEA and good Read More

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Apple Crisp from A Quarter To Tea. . . . .

Well, this blend has me curious because I can see pieces of oats! I mean, come on, we all know the best part about apple crisp is the cinnamon, sugar, and oat topping. I really love fall and I really love fall desserts. I mean don’t get me wrong, spring is great, but right now I am wishing for fall. Especially after drinking this blend. With every sip I am dying to go apple picking and then come home and make a freshly baked apple crisp! I am dead serious when I say that steeped, this blend smells just like Read More

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Yunnan Imperial from Tea and Tins

Hello Tea Friends! Anyone who knows me is aware I adore Yunnan teas, that is why I jumped at the chance to review this one. I’m going to jump straight into the review so I c an get my ‘drink’ on. Opening the packet reveals dark brown leaves that are long and thin with quite a few golden tips among them. The leaves appear to be good quality ie no discolouration or holes, and they were 3/4 in length for the most part so pretty full leaf with a few broken parts here and there.They have a slight smoky wood Read More

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Yunnan Dragon Pearl from What-cha

Tea Information: Leaf Type: Black Where to Buy:  What-Cha Tea Description: A unique black tea rolled into huge marble sized balls. With a sweet aroma and taste, and an incredibly thick texture. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: When I saw this tea was in my last package I squealed.  What-Cha teas are all the rage on Steepster.  I have been wanting to try their teas for a while because of how people ooohh and awe over them.  And now it is my turn. While I was formatting this review, I was sad to find out this tea is no Read More

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Yunnan Black Tea from Urban Tea

Tea Type: Black Tea Where To Buy: Urban Tea Product Description: This company has since closed Tasters Review: I’m always sad to see a good tea become extinct from my stash.  More importantly – I’m always sad to see a good tea place close.  This is the case here for both my tea stash and where the tea came from.  A darned shame! But…I do like to give credit where credit is due and this tea – still around or not – is one of the better Yunnan Black teas I have tried.  And I do LOVE a good Yunnan Read More