desperate public outcry in the empire
Posted 04 September 2011 - 12:52 AM
*proud descendant of cheese eating surrender monkeys*
Posted 04 September 2011 - 01:13 AM
A comment from an unhappy customer:
'I cannot describe how awful this new tea tastes. The old award-winning tea was in a completely different league to this foul-tasting dishwater
but the company says the tea is new and refreshed...
Twinings’ new The Earl Grey contains extra bergamot and citrus.
According to the company’s website the product has been ‘refreshed’ with an ‘additional hint of bergamot’.
Alex Probyn, a master tea blender who runs the firm Blends for Friends, said: ‘You are talking about changing a product that people have been drinking for decades. A reaction is inevitable.’
A spokesman for Twinings insisted it had carried out extensive market research before implementing the changes.
He said: ‘As with all changes to blends, our new Earl Grey has undergone rigorous consumer tasting, receiving strong preference feedback over the previous blend.’
Read more: http://www.dailymail...l#ixzz1WwSUIBmJ
“Jazz musicians just get better and better as the years go by. I think chefs are the same way. You know who you are.”
Posted 04 September 2011 - 01:18 AM
my annoying opinions: whisky, food and occasional cultural commentary
current recipe: shrimp curry with cauliflower and potatoes
current whisky review: yoichi 20
current restaurant review: sushi fix (wayzata, mn)
facts are meaningless. you could use facts to prove anything that's even remotely true!
Posted 04 September 2011 - 01:49 AM