OTTI 3 Day Notification Topic!


"Official Tea Tasting Initiative" Teas shared & discussed.

Re: OTTI 3 Day Notification Topic!

Postby Joel Byron » May 1st, '13, 22:37

If you really want to do it right, you need a caddy.
User avatar
Joel Byron
 
Posts: 111
Joined: Jan 19th, '

Re: OTTI 3 Day Notification Topic!

Postby Chip » May 1st, '13, 22:52

:mrgreen:

Ummm, no.

I never knew there could be so many parallels between the game of gentlemen and the civiliTea of tea. If you had 6 fingers, you could count them with 2 hands.
User avatar
Chip
Mod/Admin
 
Posts: 22207
Joined: Apr 22nd, '
Location: Back in the TeaCave atop Mt. Fuji

Re: OTTI 3 Day Notification Topic!

Postby victoria3 » May 1st, '13, 23:02

Chip wrote:Wow, I have to say, you have all given verrrrry good, insightful, imaginative, brisk answers that could easily be the correct answer as they were quite to the point in the straight and narrow ... and rippled my dimpled face. But in today's warming climate ... sadly they were cold. And not the answer to the riddle. And unfortunately I do not have enough bonus tees ... er teas to give out 12 bonus tea samples.

There is a clue here somewhere ... and a bunch of misdirections in this round.

You've got to be kidding . :( .. I've no time for tee...
golf_ball_infuser.jpg
golf_ball_infuser.jpg (32.43 KiB) Viewed 1249 times
User avatar
victoria3
 
Posts: 237
Joined: Nov 13th, '
Location: santa monica, california, usa

Re: OTTI 3 Day Notification Topic!

Postby saxon75 » May 1st, '13, 23:24

Golf balls come in packs of 12. I'm guessing there will be 12 teas in this OTTI?
saxon75
 
Posts: 145
Joined: Apr 2nd, '1

Re: OTTI 3 Day Notification Topic!

Postby Muadeeb » May 1st, '13, 23:28

I can't afford a round with either? :lol:
User avatar
Muadeeb
 
Posts: 218
Joined: Feb 6th, '1
Location: San Diego, CA

Re: OTTI 3 Day Notification Topic!

Postby Chip » May 1st, '13, 23:36

saxon75 wrote:Golf balls come in packs of 12. I'm guessing there will be 12 teas in this OTTI?

B-I-N-G-O! But that is a whole other game.

Yes there are 12 different selections for this OTTI! WOW! Wait til Friday at 6 to see what options are available. Participants will not be required to get all 12. But participants can get all 12!

Congratulations. When you register for Shincha OTTI/OOTI 18, please be sure to remind me to include a bonus shincha. But wait, that means there are 13?

Actually with BONUS selections there are MORE than 12, how many are there? A 2nd chance for a BONUS selection!
User avatar
Chip
Mod/Admin
 
Posts: 22207
Joined: Apr 22nd, '
Location: Back in the TeaCave atop Mt. Fuji

Re: OTTI 3 Day Notification Topic!

Postby victoria3 » May 1st, '13, 23:36

saxon75 wrote:Golf balls come in packs of 12. I'm guessing there will be 12 teas in this OTTI?

or. :wink:.. 12 golf balls w/ 12 spaces for this Official Tea Tasting Initiative
User avatar
victoria3
 
Posts: 237
Joined: Nov 13th, '
Location: santa monica, california, usa

Re: OTTI 3 Day Notification Topic!

Postby victoria3 » May 1st, '13, 23:41

Chip, have you ever done an OTTI with 12 teas - more or less? wow, now that's a lot :shock:
User avatar
victoria3
 
Posts: 237
Joined: Nov 13th, '
Location: santa monica, california, usa

Re: OTTI 3 Day Notification Topic!

Postby Chip » May 1st, '13, 23:44

victoria3 wrote:Chip, have you ever done an OTTI with 12 teas - more or less? wow, now that's a lot :shock:


No. 6 selections was the previous high. But Shincha is special, why not make it even more special with more selections?

But as I mentioned above, participants will not be required to get all 12, but they will have the option to get all 12. :mrgreen:
User avatar
Chip
Mod/Admin
 
Posts: 22207
Joined: Apr 22nd, '
Location: Back in the TeaCave atop Mt. Fuji

Re: OTTI 3 Day Notification Topic!

Postby saxon75 » May 1st, '13, 23:55

Woo hoo! Wow, I don't know how long it's going to take me to get through 13 selections, but I look forward to finding out.
saxon75
 
Posts: 145
Joined: Apr 2nd, '1

Re: OTTI 3 Day Notification Topic!

Postby victoria3 » May 1st, '13, 23:59

saxon75 wrote:Woo hoo! Wow, I don't know how long it's going to take me to get through 13 selections, but I look forward to finding out.

Saxon congrats, this will be perfect for you, given our previous dialogue. Very exciting.
User avatar
victoria3
 
Posts: 237
Joined: Nov 13th, '
Location: santa monica, california, usa

Re: OTTI 3 Day Notification Topic!

Postby Poohblah » May 2nd, '13, 01:28

Aw dangit, I said it in the chat, but never mentioned it in this thread! :(
User avatar
Poohblah
 
Posts: 929
Joined: Mar 4th, '1
Location: somewhere over the rainbow

Re: OTTI 3 Day Notification Topic!

Postby shinobicha » May 2nd, '13, 02:33

Chip wrote:Actually with BONUS selections there are MORE than 12, how many are there? A 2nd chance for a BONUS selection!


No way! You didn't go that far! :!:

Is the answer 18 selections? Like 18 holes? Or... is this bonus question unrelated to golf?
User avatar
shinobicha
 
Posts: 124
Joined: Jan 5th, '1

Re: OTTI 3 Day Notification Topic!

Postby bambooforest » May 2nd, '13, 05:09

14 when you count the bonus.
User avatar
bambooforest
 
Posts: 410
Joined: Jul 22nd, '
Location: Uji Japan is in my heart

Re: OTTI 3 Day Notification Topic!

Postby Running for Tea » May 2nd, '13, 07:55

Way late to the game.... but 15
User avatar
Running for Tea
 
Posts: 129
Joined: Aug 14th, '
Location: Ohio

PreviousNext

Instant Messenger

Permissions
You cannot post new topics
You cannot reply to topics
You cannot edit your posts
You cannot delete your posts
You cannot post attachments
Navigation