Harney & Sons Black Currant
Black currant is my favorite flavored black tea variety — there’s something about the nature of currants that marries especially well to the darker, heaver taste of a good black tea. Most flavored blacks don’t really let the tea body shine through; they’re heavily fruit or other flavoring agent, and that’s probably the way most Americans like it. Even crappy black...
Lupicia King of Fruits
For my first real tea post, I’m going to talk about Lupicia Tea’s King of Fruits green tea — flavored with durian. That’s right, the banned-in-many-public-places fruit infamous for its appalling stench. Lupicia USA sends customers samples of teas with their newsletter, and this one came a few months ago, but I’ve been afraid to try it. Mostly because of the...
A tea blog
Decided to move my tea blog over here to Tumblr, mostly as a way to try things out. Don’t post a lot, but no one will notice!