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Old 01-17-2013, 11:56 PM   #23101
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I have never had the patience with all the temperatures and types of pots and cups and filters. How can you guys even remember which tea goes with which requirements? After years of practising, I guess?

Orange juice for me. Definitely needs a lot more sugar.
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Old 01-18-2013, 12:17 AM   #23102
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Old 01-18-2013, 12:41 AM   #23103
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Old 01-18-2013, 02:49 AM   #23104
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I have never had the patience with all the temperatures and types of pots and cups and filters. How can you guys even remember which tea goes with which requirements? After years of practising, I guess?


Cappuccino in my cup. Mine comes from a coffee machine at work. The one were you press a button and something that resembles coffee comes out. It doesn't taste very good, but at least it keeps me awake
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Old 01-18-2013, 02:50 AM   #23105
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Old 01-18-2013, 05:31 AM   #23106
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Old 01-18-2013, 05:46 AM   #23107
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Old 01-18-2013, 06:19 AM   #23108
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Old 01-18-2013, 06:32 AM   #23109
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Old 01-18-2013, 06:42 AM   #23110
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Old 01-18-2013, 07:04 AM   #23111
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I have never had the patience with all the temperatures and types of pots and cups and filters. How can you guys even remember which tea goes with which requirements? After years of practising, I guess?

Orange juice for me. Definitely needs a lot more sugar.
There are directions on the bags the tea comes in. I copy those onto a sticky I put on the tea tins I use. Easy peasy. The kettle has 6 temperatures programmed in so I press the right button and wait for the water. It is not too hard to watch the clock or use a timer. (shrugs)

Pu-Erh in one cup. Oatmeal in the other.
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Old 01-18-2013, 07:38 AM   #23112
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Black coffee (stirred clockwise in a smooth motion with the concave side of the red and chrome teaspoon facing towards the direction of flow) and a millionaires shortbread on my plate .
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Old 01-18-2013, 08:15 AM   #23113
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Woohoo, my new dress arrived! We have a new year's reception tomorrow

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Old 01-18-2013, 08:22 AM   #23114
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Old 01-18-2013, 08:24 AM   #23115
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Red and chrome teaspoon? Helloooo? Didn't you get the memo? This is 2013... Please get with the program!

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Woohoo, my new dress arrived! We have a new year's reception tomorrow
New Year's reception TOMORROW? See above... We already received it almost three weeks ago. By any chance are you also still using the red and chrome teaspoons?
Please post of picture of you wearing your new dress!

I shall have a small (4oz) amount of Bombay Sapphire in an 8oz glass (non-crystal) poured slowly, using my left hand (I'm left-handed) over six hexagonal ice cubes. (No holes in the middle of the ice cubes. Wait... can we still call a hexagonal lump of ice a cube? )


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