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This Some Boshit
 
by Kaylin Brian
cream, fiery cinnamon spice, masala chai

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Aug 21st '17
Right out of the bag, this smells like red hot candies. The flavor is more mild than the aroma, but it's just as delicious. This a great tea for dreary, cooler days.
Aug 21st '17
This tea is really fragrant. When I smelled it out of the bag, it almost had a soapy aroma. The good news is that is doesn't taste as strong as it smells once you brew it, and I was pleasantly surprised by how mild it is. I still wish the rose flavor was a little toned down, but overall, this makes a nice cup of hot tea.
Apr 10th '15
Maybe it's that I'm not a rooibos-lover, but this tea tasted woody/mulchy to me. It has a good, strong bergamot scent and taste, but the underlying root flavor did not endear me.
Apr 10th '15
I wanted a little more sour in my sour apple. The overall taste and smell are a little too artificial for me. the flavor falls flat of apple, and that's where it falls apart, I think. Stronger apple flavor would kick this up a good notch. This tea was not horrible by any means, but I don't think I would purchase it again.
Apr 10th '15
I am a lover of all-things bergamot, and this blend did not disappoint. I enjoy it more than regular Earl Grey tea because the vanilla notes complement it so well. It's a good choice for those who might find regular Earl Grey a little too intense. I found it to be naturally sweet and didn't need to add sweetener, but sweetener doesn't ruin the taste, either. If you're looking for a creamy, mellow black tea blend, I highly recommend this tea.
Apr 10th '15
I love Earl Grey, but I needed something a little more mellow for the afternoon or evening. This tea certainly delivers. You can have the taste of Earl Grey without the kick (which I, personally, feel is more suited to the start of your day).
Apr 10th '15
This is one of the best teas I've tasted. I usually stick to chais and Earl Grey, but I was impressed with this blend. I drank it without honey or cream, and just a pinch of sugar. I think, with more sugar and a lot of ice, this blend would make a fabulous pitcher of summer sweet tea.
Apr 10th '15
I can't get enough of this tea. I typically like my chai to have a little more bite, and this is definitely toned down some. However, the addition of the apple more than made up for it. This smells amazing in the bag, and the tea itself has some chai kick with the full flavor of apple.
Apr 10th '15
I had high hopes for this tea because I love all things Earl Grey. This tea was too intense. I can't quite put my finger on why it was so perfumey, but adding sugar and/or cream did not help water it down for me. If you are an Earl Grey fan, it's probably worth trying this particular blend. however, I did not personally find it appealing. A great alternative is the more mellow Earl Grey Moonlight.
Apr 7th '15
This tea is very good, but I would appreciate more bergamot and less lavender. The lavender flavor is potent and makes this taste a little more perfumey than most other Earl Grey blends. If you mellow it down with some cream, that helps balance the flavors out. Overall, I would still recommend this blend to Earl Grey lovers.
Apr 7th '15
I was not blown away by this flavor, but I didn't think it was bad, either. I was afraid the hazelnut flavor would be too strong, more like coffee, but it's pretty delicate. It tastes good with sweetener and cream, but I also enjoyed it with just a pinch of loose leaf cream-flavored tea.
Apr 7th '15
On its own, this tea has a nice taste. It does well with some sweetener as well. However, I prefer to use it as a complement to other teas, particularly the hazelnut.
Apr 7th '15
This tea wasn't horrible, but it also wasn't great. I appreciated the candy cane pieces, and the smell is amazing. Brewed up, however, I found that it tasted a little bit bland/artificial.
Dec 2nd '14
I was definitely hesitant about this tea. When I smelled the leaves in the bag, all I could taste was cough syrup. Luckily, the tea doesn't brew up with that taste at all. The caramel hint was just enough to give you a sweet, candy apple aftertaste, and the apple notes were surprisingly good. Try it1
Dec 2nd '14
The vanilla addition to this tea perfectly balances out the nutty flavor of oolong. I was very impressed with this blend. not overly sweet, good with or without sweetner, and very nice for a cool night. Try this one!
Dec 2nd '14
I was a little hesitant about this tea at first. The clove scent prior to brewing is strong, and I have been burned by clove flavor in the past. However, this steeped up at just the right amount of clove for flavor, and it tastes awesome with or without sweetener. Definitely one of my favorites!