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Friday, December 14, 2018

David's Tea Teabag Oolong Tea 'organic the skinny'

Tea Information:
From 24 teas to love gift set
Tea: organic the skinny
Type: Oolong Tea
Packaging: teabag
Company: David's Tea
Purchase: Here
Description: Pants feeling a little snug? Try this earthy blend of organic pu’erh and roasted oolong tea after an indulgent meal. Full-bodied and citrusy, it’s packed with traditional digestives like pu'erh, oolong, ginger and eleuthero root – a unique (but delicious) member of the ginseng family prized for its energizing powers. Go ahead, drink up. Your pants will thank you.
Ingredients: Organic: Oolong tea, pu’erh tea, ginger, orange peel, eleuthero root. With natural flavouring.

Steep Information:
Amount: 1 tea bag
Water: boiling, 1 mug full
Tool: pot
Steep Time: lost track of time, over 5 minutes
Served: Hot

Tasting Notes:
Dry Leaf Smell: roasty, hints of spice
Steeped Tea Smell: bakey and spice
Flavor: mostly the puerh comes through with hints of the orange, the oolong is lost
Body: Medium
Aftertaste: astringent and a bit medicinal
Liquor: dark brown

I am overall not a fan of health or weight claims by tea.

Post-Steep Additives: none
Resteep: none
Rating: 2/4 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 purchased this product. 
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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