Description: This CTC offering has characteristic African style, producing a dark, flavorful infusion with a full mouth feel. The cup has a robust character without bitterness. The layered flavor notes include hints of chicory and suggestions of rose.
Steeping Suggestions: - Leaf Quantity: 2¼ g/cup Water Temp: 212° Steep Time: 3 min.
Average of customer reviews submitted during the last year: ; No. of reviews: 2 Dry Leaf Appearance and Feel: Very Good, Infused Leaf Aroma and Appearance: Very Good, Infused Liquor Flavor: Excellent, Overall Value: Excellent
from Seattle, WA (United States)
(8/13/2014) Dry Leaf: Very Good,
Infused Leaf: Very Good, Liquor: Excellent,
"this tea was a lovely surprise! upton included a sampler of this tea in my last order, and i liked it so much that i had to order more! bold, but not bitter, and very nicely balanced. plus, the price can't be beat. perfect addition to my morning cuppa enjoyment." Barry Lawson
from Saint Paul, MN (United States)
(12/31/2013) Dry Leaf: Very Good,
Infused Leaf: Very Good, Liquor: Very Good,
"Earthy and a little bit wheaty. A very good African CTC tea for morning consumption."
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the finest teas available. We purchase teas from reputable brokers and estates worldwide, dealing only with
sources who are capable of providing top quality teas. We sell directly to the consumer, thus ensuring the
freshest product and fairest pricing."