Thursday, January 17, 2013
Thursday Tea Time - Cocoa-banana!
Banana Cuppa Chocolate
Cost: $10.99 at Rice Epicurian/River Oaks
Number of teabags: 36
Type of tea: Red/Rooibos
Steeping time: 7 minutes
Add ins: Coffee Mate's Natural Bliss Sweet Cream
Tea fragrance: Banana!
Ingredients: Rooibos, cocoa, carob, sweet blackberry leaves, banana bits, chocolate flavoring, banana flavoring
Opinion: This really does taste and smell like bananas -- and slightly chocolate, but not artificial-y at all. I used two teabags, and a huge (16 ounce) mug, and drank every last drop. This is another of their "cuppa chocolate tea" series. Hey, when you have a good thing going, why stop?! I only wish the chocolate/carob was a bit stronger, that's the only reason for the slight ding from a 5