TriniTEA has Returned!

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Nov 16th, '06, 10:32
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TriniTEA has Returned!

by Amanda » Nov 16th, '06, 10:32

Order now!
They will ship December 1st, so please be aware of that :)

Duck and cover - stampeeeed!!!
-Amanda

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Nov 16th, '06, 12:55
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by TeaFanatic » Nov 16th, '06, 12:55

I'm so excited!!!!! How does the temperature thing work on the new trinitea?

Nov 16th, '06, 14:38
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by Amanda » Nov 16th, '06, 14:38

like a switch - you can toggle between 180 and 212 degrees.

-Amanda

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Nov 16th, '06, 16:23
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by LavenderPekoe » Nov 16th, '06, 16:23

Nothing in between? Hmm....

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Nov 16th, '06, 16:30
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by TeaFanatic » Nov 16th, '06, 16:30

Nothing lower than 180? Darn....

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Nov 17th, '06, 12:04
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I so wanted to retire my infuser next week

by Jodoteapn » Nov 17th, '06, 12:04

I was so excited in ordering one, I missed the Dec. 1 shipping date. :( I guess "available mid. november" means available for ordering.

Yeah, I'm impatient.

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by Chip » Nov 17th, '06, 13:50

TeaFanatic wrote:Nothing lower than 180? Darn....


...hmmm, that makes it a no go for almost all sencha...and many of my Chinese greens...

The search continues...though for sencha, I doubt if there is anything that will really work, especially when I factor in multible infusions. For most sencha, the 2nd infusion is only 30ish seconds, and I am not going to give up on multible infusions for sencha when often the 2nd is often the best.

But I am sure it is great for almost all mainstream teas.

Chip

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Nov 20th, '06, 10:28
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by Jodoteapn » Nov 20th, '06, 10:28

Amanda wrote:like a switch - you can toggle between 180 and 212 degrees.

-Amanda


Does that mean it's switchable to either 180 or 212 degrees? Or does it mean you can dial in any temperature within that range?

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by Molly » Nov 21st, '06, 17:00

chip wrote:
TeaFanatic wrote:Nothing lower than 180? Darn....


...hmmm, that makes it a no go for almost all sencha...and many of my Chinese greens...

Chip


I think someone wrote in one of the reviews for the older style trinitea that if you wanted slightly cooler water for steeping that they placed some cold water directly into the steeping chamber and then used just that much less when filling the machine to heat it up. The mix of the cold water and the heated water worked out well for the tea they wanted to brew.

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by Amanda » Nov 22nd, '06, 12:06

chip wrote:
I think someone wrote in one of the reviews for the older style trinitea that if you wanted slightly cooler water for steeping that they placed some cold water directly into the steeping chamber and then used just that much less when filling the machine to heat it up. The mix of the cold water and the heated water worked out well for the tea they wanted to brew.


This is possible with the new unit as well :)

-Amanda

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Nov 30th, '06, 22:22
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Are they still shipping out on the 1st? Tomorrow! Woohoo!

by stugel » Nov 30th, '06, 22:22

NFM

Dec 1st, '06, 15:48
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Don't shoot the messenger

by Amanda » Dec 1st, '06, 15:48

due to freight delays at the airport, the TriniTEAs have been held up.

That being said, they will ship once we receive them next week.
We all feel badly, and thank you for understanding.

-Amanda
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Dec 1st, '06, 16:24
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by TeaFanatic » Dec 1st, '06, 16:24

You can't really control the trains can you? It'd be cool if you could

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by JamieMT » Dec 1st, '06, 17:04

Well, I suppose if we're patient enough to be tea drinkers, we can be patient enough to wait for our new tea gadget, eh? Bummer that they got held up though...I'm excited to get mine whenever it arrives.

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Re: Don't shoot the messenger

by stugel » Dec 1st, '06, 18:05

Amanda wrote:due to freight delays at the airport, the TriniTEAs have been held up.

That being said, they will ship once we receive them next week.
We all feel badly, and thank you for understanding.

-Amanda
hiding under my desk


Honestly Amanda, how many times do we have to remind you to pay off the NJ mobsters that control the transportation. Pay up so we can get our TriniTEAS! :wink:

We do understand, but whoever is in charge of billing should not have charged the credit cards until the items were shipped so for them flogging is in order. :P

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