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drank Orange and Spice by Bigelow
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Flavors: Cinnamon, Orange Zest, Sugar, Vanilla

Preparation
190 °F / 87 °C 4 min, 30 sec

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Preparation
195 °F / 90 °C 6 min, 30 sec

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drank Green Tea Decaf by Bigelow
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Preparation
190 °F / 87 °C 5 min, 0 sec

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drank Constant Comment by Bigelow
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This is my go-to afternoon tea when I want a little pick-me-up. I love the orange notes.

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35
drank Green Tea by Bigelow
1020 tasting notes

Nutty, earthy, toasty, old vegetation, buttery tone. Bland. I’ve never liked this one. It’s dead tea.

Flavors: Butter, Earth, Nutty, Toasty, Vegetal

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drank Stress Free Rose & Mint by Bigelow
1020 tasting notes

The rose is prominent but not overpowering. It tastes light pink, that airy kind of rose. Mint is subtle, a little herbaceous (unless that’s the raspberry leaves), and comes out more several minutes into sipping as a cooling in the mouth and chest. Light tulsi taste mixes with the rose and peppermint.. Definitely has that thin herbal tea body. Lingering gentle, sweet and fruity elderberry-appley chamomile-licorice root finish. If I hadn’t read the ingredients, I wouldn’t have known there to be rosehips in the blend. I guess now I taste their tartness after the swallow. Pretty good. Still don’t think I’d buy a box but happy to sip. It’s too complicated and clunky for my herbal tea likes.

Flavors: Apple, Chamomile, Elderberry, Fruity, Herbaceous, Licorice, Peppermint, Rose, Tart, Tulsi

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80

enjoy this for a fall/ pumpkin tea bag

Flavors: Cinnamon, Pumpkin

Preparation
200 °F / 93 °C 8 min or more

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drank Cranberry Apple by Bigelow
836 tasting notes

Too tart with the tartness cutting through the apple and cranberry flavours. Juicy note. Thin mouthfeel.
This tea reminds me of a sour candy without the sweetness.

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66
drank Green Tea Decaf by Bigelow
1 tasting notes

What you expect from a decaf green. Nothing amazing, but not bad at all.

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drank Mint Medley by Bigelow
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drank Spiced Chai by Bigelow
1135 tasting notes

I have received this tea bag from postcrossing. Thanks goes to Houston this time.

Honestly, I had no idea what to expect as ingredients list isn’t very attractive.

But decided to brew it anyway, for recommended 4 minutes being afraid it will be terribly spicy and hot. It isn’t.

I got rather a milky, mild spicy, muddy drink with hints of vanilla and cream. While it wasn’t bad per se, it was somehow boring, plain… and overall not impressive. As for bagged stuff, it is below average; as for teas overall… nothing to try again.

Flavors: Creamy, Milk, Mud, Spicy, Vanilla

Preparation
205 °F / 96 °C 4 min, 0 sec 10 OZ / 300 ML

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100

To say I’ve been drinking this tea for fifty years is no exaggeration. It the only tea that I now find brings bittersweet tears to my eyes, so strong is the association with childhood and mother (RIP). As a kid I called it “consta comet”, and as an adult I’ll call it a comforting if mediocre tea. The brilliance is not the actual black tea quality, but rather the spices blended with it that have transformed some generic black into a satisfying brew. Of course I recommend it, how could I not. Because of the heartstrings it pulls, it gets my rare 100 rating. Your mileage may vary. Now I have to go to work with puffy, moist eyes.

Preparation
Boiling 3 min, 15 sec 0 OZ / 0 ML

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40
drank Peppermint Bark by Bigelow
35 tasting notes

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75
drank I Love Lemon by Bigelow
5 tasting notes

Very lemony! But nicely balanced overall.

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drank Cozy Chamomile by Bigelow
787 tasting notes

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drank Wild Blueberry Acai by Bigelow
17 tasting notes

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96

Really nice when my stomach isn’t feeling well, but I love the flavors and will drink even if I feel fine.

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drank Spiced Chai by Bigelow
2 tasting notes

Absolutely horrible, tried one bag and threw out the entire box. I do not know what was going on with this tea. It tasted like stale gingerbread and some sort of rancid nut oils. Upset my stomach and I was burping the nasty taste for hours and felt like I could still smell it. Maybe I got a bad box?

Preparation
0 OZ / 0 ML

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Been having some reoccurring health issues again lately so I haven’t been really feeling like drinking any loose leaf teas. It’s pretty much just a waiting game until I can see the new specialist. Back to the tea this one is a really nice bagged tea the rose, tulsi, and fruitiness from the rosehips really blend well here. I’m interested in seeing what the other teas from this collection taste like. The Aloe one they offer sounded good. The packaging here is also very pretty.

Preparation
Boiling 7 min, 0 sec
derk

Well wishes to you, Lexie Aleah <3

Lexie Aleah

Thanks (:

Martin Bednář

Get better soon!

mrmopar

Get better soon as well!

gmathis

The boxes and labeling appear to have changed (Bigelow does that a lot) but they have a chamomile citrus that is very gentle and refreshing.

ashmanra

Hope you feel better very soon!

Lexie Aleah

Thanks, everyone <3
Gmathis- I think I’ve tried that one it was nice. Can’t go wrong with chamomile.

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