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Literally Everyone Else
Score: 99
by Kara Dennison
earl grey lavender, almond, cream
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All the Animals
Score: 85
by Kara Dennison
peppermint, wild strawberry, rooibos
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So I've Got This Bomb
Score: 99
by Kara Dennison
cream, spiced apple chai, gingerbread

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Jun 16th 2021 | Public Msg
Alek said:
Hello tea friend! Congrats on our launch of OxitD tea!
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Jun 16th 2021 | Public Msg
Alek said:
WE DID IT
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Jun 17th 2021 | Public Msg
Ginger said:
LOVELY CRIMES!

Latest Reviews

May 22nd '22
I bought a huge bag of this when it was on sale and don’t regret it at all. I make it stronger (I like tannic tea, so if you don’t, don’t oversleep it), and it lives up to its name. Very comforting.
Dec 31st '20
Not bad, but has an odd, strong aftertaste. Not sure what element of the tea causes this, but make sure to steep it a little less than recommended.
Dec 31st '20
I was a little concerned that this would be too strong/sweet, but it was a nice balanced flavour. I think adding sugar might put it a bit over-the-top, though.
Dec 31st '20
I'll be honest, I in no way believed this would live up to its name. I expected it to be good, maybe evocative, but this really hits the spot in the same way a good bourbon does. (Well, most of the ways, of course.) I'm looking forward to trying this out iced.
Dec 31st '20
A really lovely idea that I was way behind the curve on. The sample sizes are good for a nice large mug, and the packaging is clear and informative. The construction of the calendar piece itself was a bit finicky, and some of the samples didn't want to come out of their doors without some wrestling, but that's a small price to pay.
Dec 31st '20
Sometimes I forget that tea doesn't have to be flavored or a blend to be fantastic. This is a lovely full-bodied tea that doesn't need anything in it to be delicious and drinkable.
Apr 10th '14
I'm not all that big on green tea, but this was a nice one. Not too strong, not too 'grassy' (what tends to turn me off to greens).
Apr 10th '14
I love tea that has melty bits in it, and I'd only ever had chocolate chip in blends. But it's very tasty on its own, not as heavy as a straight-up chocolate flavour blend. I can milk and sugar this one all day and not ruin it.
Apr 10th '14
This is a nice basic tea when you don't want anything strong flavour-wise. I prefer it early in the morning when I don't want anything particularly sweet.
Jul 15th '11
I was loving this, but the teapot lid was a poor fit and ended falling out and shattering fairly early on. It's usable without the lid, but I'm still a bit disappointed.
Jul 15th '11
These are really handy and just the right size for a bachelorette who's also a heavy tea-drinker. The creamer can be a bit hard to wash, but other than that it's a very convenient set.
Dec 27th '10
Smells very good and tastes nice, provided you don't steep it for terribly long. This gets strong very quickly, and can be fairly bitter if you're not careful.
Dec 22nd '10
Bordering on a bit too sweet, but that depends on how long you leave it. I would have liked the flavour to be a bit less subtle overall, though.
Dec 22nd '10
This is pretty much exactly the sort of thing I wanted for this time of year. You can go a little looser with the steeping time and not mess it up, and it's fine with or without sugar.
Dec 22nd '10
This is fantastic provided you don't steep it too long -- otherwise it gets very bitter.
Mar 21st '10
I bought this solely because it was new, so I wasn't sure what to expect. It was a lot lighter flavour-wise than I thought it would be. Haven't tried it as an iced tea yet, but I expect it'd work very well as such.
Mar 21st '10
I'll admit to being really skeptical about this at first, but it ended up being fantastic. The rice adds a nice light flavour to it, making it a lot tastier to me than most green teas I try.
Feb 28th '10
Surprisingly tasty, a nice subdued version of my beloved Earl Grey. I don't usually take my tea with milk, but this would likely go well.
Jan 17th '10
An interesting green that was quite good. It can afford to be steeped a little longer than normal and still come out all right; it benefits from being a little stronger.