Tea (rec.drink.tea) Discussion relating to tea, the world's second most consumed beverage (after water), made by infusing or boiling the leaves of the tea plant (C. sinensis or close relatives) in water.

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Old 07-10-2012, 12:03 AM posted to rec.food.drink.tea
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A few months ago, maybe more, someone in this group mentioned to me that
Harney's has a panyong congou. I ordered it, and while it's kind of expensive
by the standards I'm used to paying for chinese blacks, it's entirely
respectable and tastes pretty much the way I'd hoped. So I am happy with that.

In addition, though, they sent me a sample of their Paris tea, and it seems
to me like the Paris is trying to taste like Kousmichoff's _Prince Wladimir_
tea. They don't quite make it, though, the citrus flavours and the spice
flavours don't come together in the same way and it winds up with something
a little reminiscent of bubble gum. But it was a nice try.
--scott


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