Category: Black

CitizenTea’s Chocolate Hazelnut | Tea Review

CitizenTea Chocolate Hazelnut spoon

CitizenTea Chocolate Hazelnut spoon

I had come across CitizenTea’s brand a while back when I was lucky enough to win a tea¬†from them in an IG giveaway! After that, I was hooked and I was so excited when I saw that they had an advent calendar, called the 25 Day Tea Journey! For the next 25 days, I will be posting a tea a day and bringing you along with me on the journey. Then I will post my final thoughts on the 26th!

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Tea Sparrow’s 2018 December Holiday Tea Box | Tea Review & Giveaway (CLOSED)

Tea Sparrow Dec 2018 Spoons

Tea provided for review

Tea Sparrow Dec 2018 Spoons

Admittedly, I am a sucker for monthly tea boxes since they give me an opportunity to try teas I normally may not have! Therefore, when Tea Sparrow offered to send me their December box, I was in!

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Oollo Tea’s Classic Taster Set (Part 1) | Tea Review

Oollo Tea Classic Taster Set Spoons

Oollo Tea Classic Taster Set Spoons

I was feeling nostalgic about Taiwan and Vancouver, Canada, so I decided to hit two birds with one stone and taste Oollo Tea’s Classic Taster Set. I realized the last time that I had Taiwanese teas was back when I was in Taiwan earlier this year!

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The Treasure Green Tea Company’s Emerald Silver, Gu Shu Yunnan Black, and Xiaguan Pu-erh Xiao Tuo Cha | Shop & Tea Review

Treasure Green green black puerh spoons

Tea received at a discount for review

Treasure Green green black puerh spoons

When I visit a new place, I can’t help but scout out tea shops. While in Vancouver, Canada, I had the opportunity to visit Treasure Green Tea Shop. Treasure Green advertises themselves as the “first authentic Chinese tea shop in Vancouver”, opening in 1981.

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DAVIDsTEA’s Throwback Sweethearts Set | Tea Review

DAVIDsTea Throwback Sweetheart Spoons

DAVIDsTea Throwback Sweetheart Spoons

Walking into a DAVIDsTEA is what started my tea adventure over 3 years ago, so when I saw that they were celebrating their 10th anniversary, I knew I had to check it out. As a tribute, DAVIDsTEA re-released a handful of fan favs and I picked up a set!

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Guide to Common Japanese Green Teas (ft. Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms) | TEA 101

Teas Provided by Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms

Obubu Tea Common Japanese Green Teas

Since I am living at Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms in Japan, it seemed most fitting to start a series focused on tea: TEA 101! The first post I wanted to write was a guide to common Japanese green teas.

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