Yummy scrummy cakey cuppa with nutty notes + a touch of spice!

4.55

Rooibos

Carrot Cake

Yummy scrummy cakey cuppa with nutty notes + a touch of spice!

*****

45 Reviews

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lProduct Description

Afternoon tea in a cup! This light rooibos tea has been sprinkled with real carrot flakes + spiced to Bird & Blend perfection. Enjoy with or without milk, but always with a big slice of carrot cake!

 

This blend is also naturally caffeine-free so can be enjoyed any time of day! 

 

Now available in tea bags and 300g Fan Stash! 

dIngredients

Rooibos, Cinnamon, caramelised hazelnut (hazelnut, sugar), carrot flakes, vanilla pieces, nutmeg, mallow flowers, flavour.

  

Warning: Packed in an environment that contains nuts.

Warning: Contains nuts.

 

Please check out our allergens page for any queries you may have regarding ingredients.

pBrew the perfect cup

1 heaped teaspoon per cup - 100° water - 4+ mins - with or without milk  

 

Check out our easy 'How to make a perfect cup of loose leaf tea' post on our UniversiTEA blog for more help with brewing tips and techniques. 

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Carrot Cake

Product Reviews

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Based on 45 reviews

*****

Gorgeous

The smell of this tea makes me feel warm and fuzzy, helping me to be in the moment and ignore my stress.
The taste is also lovely. Like a warm hug for your insides.

*****

What a great tea this is!

From the moment I opened the bag and my nostrils were gently caressed by the sweet and slightly spicy aroma from this tea, I knew I was in for a great cuppa. It did not disappoint me. It tastes as good as it smells - which for those in doubt - is pretty damn good.

*****

One of my faves

Love this rooibos tea! I love it esp when steeped overnight with almond milk. Sooo yummy! I also like it hot. I will be ordering again when this runs out.

*****

Addictive

I had a steamy cup of this every evening until I ran out. Will be buying more!

*****

Tea lover

Fantastic taste and quality that you just can’t get anywhere else would highly recommend.

*****

Fruity and Scrumptious

A tasty tea full of flavor and depth

*****

Cake for breakfast...or lunch....or dinner!

I honestly never expect teas that claim to taste like sweet desserts to taste like -- well, whatever sweet desserts they are claiming. But Bird & Blend's Carrot Cake proved me wrong, and I couldn't be happier about that. The smell is what grabs you first: spicy and sweet, and then the flavour backs it up. The inclusion of caramelised hazelnut I'm sure is providing just that touch of sweetness that makes it it live up to its cakey name, and even the aftertaste leaves me satisfied enough to not need to grab the real item....at least for a while. ;-) My current favourite treat! A++++++! ...Read more

*****

Carrot cake

Delicious! Absolutely loved it! It smells even better than the actually cake ! Great flavour, really great smell !

****1

Nice light tea but not carroty enough for me

Very pleasant with a light sweet taste but sadly I cannot get the carrot intensity that I would like even using loads of tea and brewing for a long time.

***11

ACTUAL carrot in a carrot cake blend but not as awesome as I'd like.

B&B kindly sent this one along as a free sample with my Boxing Day order. Thanks B&B! I love carrot cake and have tried a plethora of carrot cake teas. The ingredients here seem like they would make for the IDEAL and dreamy carrot cake cup: Rooibos, Cinnamon, caramelised hazelnut, carrot flakes, vanilla pieces, nutmeg, and even pretty purple mallow flowers. I love that B&B actually makes the effort to put actual carrot in this blend. It sounds like the perfect carrot cake blend in my opinion, but the result ends up a little weaker than I’d like. I went with a teaspoon and a half for a mug. Sadly, I think because I’ve tried so darn many blends like this, B&B’s blend is not quite living up to my expectations here. The flavor is fine, but I just expect it to have more flavor than this, especially if I’m using a half teaspoon more. Overall the flavor turns out mildly sweet, spicy, cakey and carroty. But I’m surprised that there isn’t MORE of these notes here.
Steep #1 // 1 1/2 teaspoons for a full mug// 10 minutes after boiling // 3 minute steep
Steep #2 // just boiled // 5+ minute steep
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****1

Great flavour, but a little generic

It does taste like carrot cake when you think about it, but could easily be confused with a bunch of other things. Still, the tea in itself is delicious and I'm glad of another rooibos tea that isn't boring!

*****

Delicious!

Great for when you want cake without he guilt of a huge slice!

*****

Light But Delicious!

I haven’t historically been the biggest fan of red rooibos, but I really love Bird & Blend’s Rhubarb & Custard rooibos blend so I ordered a couple others to try. It’s encouraging to see pieces of dried carrot in the packet.

This is a nice, mellow rooibos blend. The spicing is quite light, which I think makes sense for a carrot-cake-inspired tea. There’s cinnamon and just a hint of nutmeg. I do taste the carrot, which is lovely, thought it is very mild. There’s also some sweetness – I’m not sure if it’s from the caramelized nuts or the carrot itself. Either way, it’s light enough that it accents the overall flavor instead of becoming sickly.

Quite yummy. I will say that next time I may overleaf this one a little and steep it longer, as it is very light overall.

Flavors: Carrot, Cinnamon, Nutmeg, Sweet, Wood
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*****

Amazing

I like that this one is naturally caffeine free, so it's a winter evening drink for me, I add oat or almond milk to it usually. The flavours are amazing, carrot cake is the perfect description for the mix of flavours and spices.

*****

Truly scrumptious

A personal favourite
Roibush and carrots a match made in heaven

*****

Best Rooibos

I've recently bought a lot of the teas from this place, love them. Have to say this is the my fave Rooibos, nice level of spice.

*****

Very nice autumnal tea

I really enjoy the spices in this tea and it's perfect for a cold autumnal day.

*****

Delicious!

Bought for my daughter who loves it.

*****

Tastes (and smells) exactly like carrot cake

Yummy, spicy, cakey deliciousness!

*****

Delicious!

With carrot cake being my favourite kind of cake I was very glad not to be disappointed with this one! Very similar flavour to the cake and good for them days you want a treat but should be good - personally preferred without milk

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