Flowery Orange Pekoe | Dark-Mellow Character | Fall Harvest | This highly aromatic Whole Leaf Tea was plucked during the autumn season just prior to the winter break; the time when a new crop starts to develop.
This Flowery Orange Pekoe contains a lot of Silver Tips and is mild and flavorful. The infusion time should not exceed 5 Minutes!
Darjeeling’s are preferred afternoon teas, served without milk but can take sweetener like Rock Candy Crystals or our popular Oregon Tea Honeys # 88005.
Referred to as the ‘Champagne of Teas’, Darjeeling crops are among the finest and most delicious available worldwide, harvested at about 6.000 feet above sea level in Darjeeling’s 100 Tea Gardens.
Theine (caffeine) content: Medium | Gift Tin Packaging
Ingredients: Finest Flowery Orange Pekoe Black Whole Leaf Tea with Silver Tips from Darjeeeling.
Suggested Water Temperature: 212 F – Suggested Infusion Time: 5 Minutes.
Preparation: Bring fresh water to the boil. Warm up your tea pot by rinsing it with hot water. Fill one teaspoon per 6 oz cup of this Black Tea into the preheated tea pot or preferred cup. Pour the hot water into the tea. Let infuse up to 5 Minutes and serve. Remove infuser or pour your tea into another tea-pot or thermos carafe. Using an infuser or ‘Permanent Tea Filter’ for your cup or pot makes it easy to separate the leaves from the beverage after steeping.
Culinary notes: Because of its fresh and light character this Black Tea is offered as a choice with milder foods, vegetarian, macrobiotic or vegetable recipes and special desserts including fruits, lighter cheese selections. Suitable as afternoon and High Tea choice.
Tea Station & Tea Fountain Custom Designer Blend. Mature Estate Quality.
We started creating client and custom blends like this one under our European TEA STATION label in 1975. Since 1997 our traditional tea blend designs and tisanes are also known and sold in the United States. For over 40 years the Top Quality and reasonable pricing of our special creations make them very popular selections for tea connoisseurs and clients in the Culinary Industry.
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