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Are You A Traditional Cup Of Tea Or A Cup Of Pure Notions?

Are you Barry’s, Lyon’s or do you have notions like a Earl Grey teabag?

Image: Channel 4

ARE YOU LYON’S or Barry’s?

It’s a question that can be more divisive than Irish Civil War politics. After the Celtic tiger, some young wans took up absolute notions and started drinking a heap of herbal teas.

Was it far from Chamomile and lavender blends you were raised, or are you Mrs. Doyle in the making?

Q1. Best place in Dublin for a cuppa?

Wall & Keogh
Q2. What's your take on caffeine?
Richard B. Levine/SIPA USA/PA Images
Plug it into my veins
Little and often

Just once a day is enough for me
Should be used sparingly
Q3. Who are you voting for the in the next election?
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Fine Gael
Fianna Fail

Sam Boal
Sam Boal
Sinn Fein
Q4. What's your opinion on hot chocolate?

Just tea, please.
Sipping chocolate is better
Q5. Should Michael D run for another term?
Sam Boal via Rolling News
Q6. Which Irish Feminist would you must like to have a natter and a cup of tea with?
Countess Markievicz (Republican and suffragette)
rev karen dempsey
St Brigid (pagan goddess, lesbian and abortionist)

Leah Farrell via Rolling News
Mary Robinson (Ireland's first female President)
Jeremy Dronfield
Dr James Miranda Barry (transgender military surgeon)
Q7. What biscuit goes best with a cup of cha?
Rich Tea
Custard Creams

Tea alone is divine.
A slice of cake.
Q8. Have ya ever brought tea bags with you on a plane?
Photocall Ireland! via Rolling News

Yes, it's a necessity.
No, are you having a giraffe?
Answer all the questions to see your result!
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You scored out of !
Earl Grey
You've got illusions of grandeur, get a mug of Barry's in yer hands.
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Mark Stedman via Rolling News
You scored out of !
You're as solidly Irish with your tea choice as dropping 10k in Penney's and getting away with political corruption.
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You scored out of !
Rooibos Tea
Tea with no caffeine? Absolute notions on ya. You're saving the planet one plastic straw at a time whilst taking long-distance flights every other month.
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You scored out of !
You're a wily city slicker with a heart of gold, but maybe you should branch out your tea options every once in a while. Dublin isn't the centre of the universe you know.
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