“What’s That Smell?” How to Identify Your Tea’s Aroma

The aromas of the various teas out there can be so enticing and thus so much a part of the enjoyment of tea that there are even special aroma cups (taller and narrower than usual sipper cups) used to help you make the most of them. But what are you smelling? How do you identify …

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Let Your “Tea Nose” Do the Talking

Tea drinkers don’t always realize what an asset their nose is for selecting and savoring tea. Your sense of smell is probably 70% of your enjoyment of foods and beverages, especially tea. With thousands of blends, those aromas can tell you a lot about how well you’ll like the taste of the steeped tea. Sometimes, …

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