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Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Choice Organic Teas Teabag Green Tea 'Jasmine Green'

Tea Information:
Tea: Jasmine Green
Type: Green Tea
Packaging: Teabag
Company: Choice Organic Teas
Purchase: Here
Description: Lose yourself in the ethereal virtues of this Chinese treasure, produced only in August when jasmine flowers are in bloom. Our growers blend the finest green tea with freshly picked blossoms, which are removed after they've imparted their floral essence. The delicately sweet taste and aroma offer instant enlightenment.
Ingredients: Organic Green Tea* Scented with Jasmine Blossoms *Fair Trade Certified™

Steep Information:
Water: ~500ml at 175°F
Tool: Breville One-Touch Tea Maker BTM800XL
Steep Time: a little over 2 minutes
Served: Hot

Tasting Notes:
Dry Leaf Smell: slight jasmine, vegetal
Steeped Tea Smell: sweet jasmine
Flavor: jasmine (floral), sweet, end of sip is vegetal
Body: Light
Aftertaste: slightly perfume/chemical
Liquor: translucent light green

Not bad, not the best jasmine green I've had, but a good teabag choice.

Rating: 3/4 leaves

Leaf system:
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

I received this product for free in return for writing a review. All my reviews are as unbiased as possible, whether I buy or receive free product. I accept no other compensation other than free product.
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