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About theteaprincess

I have nearly an entire kitchen cabinet full of tea, and I just keep acquiring more! I started this blog to go through them one by one, to be reminded why I bought them all in the first place, to learn, and to rekindle my love for tea.

Bourbon Vanilla

Today’s tea is Bourbon Vanilla, and it is a black flavored tea from Highwire Coffee Roasters (although I purchased this back when it was Peaberry’s). So this is a tea that may or may not be the same that they … Continue reading

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Black Orchid

Today’s tea is Black Orchid, and it is a flavored vanilla black tea from Mariage Freres. I can really smell the vanilla as soon as I open the familiar glossy black tin. The tea itself is very black, with a … Continue reading

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Wedding Imperial

Today’s tea is Wedding Imperial. It is a black flavored tea from Mariage Freres. Mariage Freres was established in 1854 in Paris, France. The flavors are chocolate and caramel in Assam tea. Normally I don’t like flavored teas, and I … Continue reading

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Scottish Breakfast

Hello, today’s tea is Scottish Breakfast, and it is a black tea blend from Peet’s Coffee & Tea. It has India teas with Lapsang Souchong. The Lapsang Souchong makes it smoky, and I smell it as soon as I stick … Continue reading

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Pumphrey’s Blend

Good morning, today’s tea is Pumphrey’s Blend, and it is a unique blend of black and green teas from Peet’s Coffee & Tea. The black teas come from India and China and there is green tea and jasmine scented green tea … Continue reading

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Pride of the Port

Today’s tea is Pride of the Port, and it is a black tea from Peet’s Coffee & Tea. A quick peek inside the tin reveals full leaves, not choppy ones. They are twisted and flecked with gold. This is also … Continue reading

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Kangaita Breakfast

Today’s tea is Kangaita Breakfast, and it is an African black tea from Rare Tea Republic. What I like about Rare Tea Republic is that the labels on the bags are hand written and they tell you not only where … Continue reading

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