Black Tea Blend
Earl Grey Tea Bags
Black tea flavoured with the oil from the rind of bergamot orange - a fruit that is mostly grown in Italy Our version of this famed blend maintains the original recipe of a rich Assam CTC tea with the delicate balance of the 'oil of Bergamot'.
Tasting Notes: Nutty with citrus mint notes of bergamot.
Strength: Fairly Mild
About The Tea: A potent, refreshing ASSAM black tea with notes of citrus, mint and malt. The Earl Grey is name after the British Prime Minister - Charles, the second Earl Grey (1764 - 1845). Having made various notable political contributions including the Slavery Abolition Act of 1833, he is most well known throughout history for the tea bearing his name. It is claimed that he received a gift of tea which was flavoured with the oil of bergamot, among many other legendary origin stories.