Tea: Snow Geisha
Type: White Tea
Packaging: Loose Leaf
Description: Delicate rose petals upon snow-white tea leaves are punctuated with luscious cherries and a hint of tropical fruits. Combined together they convey traditional grace, beauty and discerned taste.
Ingredients: White tea, cherries (with pits), rosehips, hibiscus blossoms, orange peel, apples, lemon peel, mango bits, pineapple pieces and rose petals.
Amount: 1.5 heaping tsp
Additives: 1 teaspoon raw honey
Tool: make your own paper teabag
Steep Time: a little over 4 minutes
Dry Leaf Smell: cherry, fruit
Steeped Tea Smell: cherry, fruit, tea
Flavor: slightly bitter, vegetal, cherry
Aftertaste: vegetal, bitter
This tea is a mellow, light, fruity tea. the flavorings are slightly more than subtle. I enjoy this tea but always wish it had a little more punch to the flavor. On the other hand it smells divine.
I had this tea while visiting my mom, being a fan of subtle many of her teas are whites, greens, and subtle flavored.
Rating: 3/4 leaves
1=Bleh! not again if it were free
2=Acceptable, if it were free or there were limited other tea options
3=I might purchase this tea from time to time, or select it while out
4=A staple in our cupboard from now on, I will purchase and keep purchasing