So, I’ve tried several Shengs from another company, and wasn’t thrilled about any of them, and I broke into this the other day. Again, not my thing. I’m not going to go into to much details, it was much like the others bitter, but this one made my mouth feel fuzzy/chalky the first few steeps. it steeped many many times. i think like i noted with the others is i just don’t like this funk to it, kinda like fishpond to me. i’m going to try a few raw from a couple more companies since i have the samples before i make a conclusive statement. therefore i will not rate the tea.

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