Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Tavalon Jasmine Dream

If you’ve read any of my other reviews you would know that I am a complete jasmine addict. I’ve heard very good things about this blend so I could not wait to try it when I won a coupon in one of Tavalon’s many Twitter contests. The leaves were a very dark green and the scent of the jasmine was so strong that I was able to smell it through the package. I brewed this tea at work so I don’t have the exact specs. It is relatively bomb proof though. I haven’t had a bad cup yet.

This tea is obviously of a high quality because it very heavily scented. The taste and scent lasts through at least three steepings and I am always left feeling like I could have gotten another brew out of it. This was the first jasmine tea I have tried that did not have visible blooms in it. It detracts a little from the visual aspect but did not seem to have affected the taste very much.

2 comments:

  1. This is actually one of my favorite blends from Tavalon... You should also try their Lemongreen if you like green teas. I heard Mighty Leaf is coming out with a new jasmine blend as well. I'm in the green tea zone.

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  2. I recently ordered the Jasmine and Lemongreen teas from Tavalon. Mighty Leaf has a better version of these teas with more flavor. Tavalon's Jasmine isn't that good. Republic of Tea has good Jasmine as well.

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