New Month, New Tea
What a great way to celebrate a new month, but with a new tea!I found this great new tea at Wegmans and Lanie wanted to try it out today.
Let's see...what caught my eye?
The purple ribbon? Yep. Love purple.
The bird? Yep.
The name? Yep. Who could resist Black Raven Tea?
The flavor? Yep. "Darkly delicious blackcurrant"...yum!
The description? That was the clincher!
You may not be able to read the picture, it says: "Inspired by Edgar Allen Poe, this luscious blackcurrant tea blend is a Polished Paean of Praise to the mysterious romanticism and darkly poetic imagery of one of
BrewingLanie, you get to open the bag!
Says to steep 5 minutes. And says compliments include brown sugar and cinnamon.
Okay, sugar in the raw and a dash of ground cinnamon it is.
Look, the bags are foil wrapped.
No tag. Get the spoon ready.
Okay, pour in the water!
It's such a pretty color right away.
After one minuteSmells wonderful.
After five minutesWow! Tastes great!
We need to get more of this.
Note: I tried it with a bit of milk (not shown) and it was really good that way too. The blackcurrant is very rich and lovely other than that I can't explain the flavor very well.