Royal Wedding Tea, Capital Teas

The dry leaves have a grassy rose smell. This tea is made of beautiful components highlighted by large leaves and vibrant flowers. The black tea base is even in color, size and distribution of the leaves. The liquor is a golden Caramel color with a light chocolaty aroma. It has a rose flavored with light…

Rare Bancha, Yunomi

The dry leaves have a forest floor smell that is almost like bark. Nothing musky, just fresh and leafy. They are dark chocolate in color and large, as well as even in size and color. The liquor is a very light peach color with no aroma and a light body. It has a woody taste…

Laoshan Black, Verdant Tea

The dry leaves are a very beautiful black color with little highlights on the leaves. It smells a bit like chocolate and is even in size and color. The liquor has a slightly chocolatey aroma and is golden brown in color. It has an almost hickory air on my palate and was slightly sweet with…

Coconut Oolong, Spice and Tea Exchange

The dry leaves smelled like raspberries with I opened the bag, but i got some coconut undertones. It is composedof beautiful rich green leaves that are even in color and size. The liquor is a light pastel green with a slight coconut aroma. It has a very light and silky body with a coconut flavor…

Guranse (organic), Teaism

The dry leaves have a lightly grassy, woody smell. There are mixed colors distributed evenly and the leaves are even in size and shape. The liquor has a VERY light mossy aroma that almost doesn’t exist. It is a caramel color with no aftertaste and has a tight and short woody and slightly mossy flavor….

Margaret’s Hope Single Origin

The dry leaves are slightly grassy and slightly chocolatey in smell. The leaves are beautiful, varying a bit in size and color. The wet leaves are a medium brown color with light olive highlights and smell mossy. The liquor is medium brown in color and smells slightly roasted and slightly chocolatey. It is a bit…

Sally’s Secret, Harney and Sons

The dry leaves smell of rose and wood. They are a beautiful black and deep brown and the same size and color throughout. The wet leaves have a cedar smell and are a chocolate brown with highlights. It would last another infusion, at least. The liquor is a chocolate brown with a floral smell. It…

Terrace Bloom Yunnan Gold Black Tea Bag

The dry leaves are black with gd highlights. They aren’t well seen through the bag and I couldn’t get a good whiff, but caught a nice sawdust air from it. The liquor had a chocolatish air and a coffee black color. It is full bodied with a very light sawdust taste that was a bit…

Wild Bohea

The dry leaves smell chocolatey and slightly earthy. They are black in color and pretty uniform in color and size throughout. The wet leaves have an earthy, mossy smell. They are dark chocolate with deep green highlights. The leaves are still strong and would last a few more infusions. The liquor is Caramel in color…

Pookie’s Mahi Mandarin Silk

The dry leaves smell floral, almost vanilla-like. They are black and have green highlights. The wet leaves have a spicy spinach smell. They are different shades of green and the leafs appear to be strong. I would say it would stand another couple of infusions, at least. The liquor is yellow in color with a…

Della Terra

The dry leaves are black with great highlights from the components. It looks beautiful and smells like a chocolate cupcake! The wet leaves smell like red velvet cupcakes! They are a deep chocolate brown, almost purplish color. It is string enough for another couple of infusions, even the more fragile components! The marshmallows barely melted!…

Iron Buddah, Simply Good Tea

I received this tea and the tumbler in a pack from Simply Good Tea and couldn’t wait to try it! I have heard such wonderful things about the tea and the customer service was top notch! The dry leaves had a fresh, grassy, spinachy smell. The leaves were a vibrant green and even in color…