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comedy madness

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created by: Christa Y
The Joker, like Batman and Catwoman, is one of the most (in)famous figures of the Batverse. From his early purple camp to his more modern, dark-as-a-heart-attack sense of humor, the Clown Prince of Crime has always lived up to his nickname. Some say the Joker is actually Batman’s biggest fan, while some say he isn’t a fan of anyone but himself. A small minority might say he *would* be a fan of this green tea blend, with smooth vanilla green to represent a travesty of white foundation, bright dewy cherry for an ever-present red smile, and a sprinkling of gunpowder green for an oh-so-smoky criminal element. It even includes a sprinkling of violet cornflowers for additional color -- no matter how often a character is reinvented, true Gothamites can never forget their purple pinstripe past.

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blended with green tea, gunpowder, rose hips, hibiscus flowers, apple pieces, natural vanilla flavor, natural wild cherry flavor, dried cherries

teas: vanilla green, dewy cherry, gunpowder

accented with cornflowers and cherry

steep at 190° for 3 mins
The Gotham Cup is proud to serve a hot cup of justice for the Batman fan in all of us. Whether you’re a jaded-hero devotee or a defeat-and-sometimes-pity-the-looney-villain enthusiast, this fandom offers plenty of layered character brews to suit all bat-tastes. On a more personal note, while I cannot name the precise day, nor the hour, when I realized that I was kind of a big semi-secretive Batgeek, I still bear an unflagging enthusiasm for the beloved animated series of my childhood, as well as incredibly silly reruns of the 1960s television classic, the Golden and Silver Age comics (a.k.a. our extremely campy comic grandfathers), and various postmodern Bat-iterations as well, from graphic novels to 20th century films to the 21st century Nolanverse to various all-versions-welcome video games. Long live Gotham City, and long live tea!
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