Naturally decaffeinated | Water processed Decaf India-Ceylon Blend with Italian Citrus bergamia flavor | Decaffeinated Whole & Broken Leaf Black India and Ceylon (Sri Lanka) tea design with the typical and delicious Italian Bergamot taste.
To create this special aroma the tea leaves are scented with the oil from the Citrus bergamia fruit. Makes good Iced Tea as well.
To sweeten your beverage consider Rock Candy Crystals or our popular Oregon Tea Honeys # 88005.
Theine (caffeine) content: None (traces max 0.1%) | Gift Tin Packaging
Ingredients: Decaffeinated Whole & Broken Black Tea leaves from Sri Lanka & India and natural Italian Citrus bergamia flavor.
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-fruity and darker character this Black Tea is offered as a choice with stronger foods, vegetarian, macrobiotic or vegetable recipes and special desserts including fruits, stronger 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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Notes: The Bergamot fruit originated and was cultivated in China until a couple of centuries ago. The major cultivation takes place these days in the southern countries of Europe like Italy and the South of France. The cleanest extracts and oils of the Citrus bergamia find their use in our teas, of course, and are common in high-end fragrances and perfumes with a precious citrus note.