From a grand old plantation that has developed a name for itself around the globe. This light, copper-colored infusion has an slightly chocolaty taste. Harvested in a prestigious garden in Sri Lanka, this strong and full-bodied black tea is ideal in the morning.
Color: a beautiful, gleaming copper color
Flavor: light bitterness
Aromas: woody (twigs), fruity (apple, citrus) and a few honey, flowery notes
Aromatic profile and length in the mouth: a fleeting astringency at the back of the mouth
Suggestion of preparation
To prepare hot tea:
With the tasting set: steep 4 minutes in filtered water at 195°F / 90°C.
To prepare latte tea:
Steep 8g / 0.3oz of tea in 1 cup of hot milk and 1 cup of 195°F / 90°C filtered water for 5 minutes.
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Based on 4 customer(s) reviews
following an order made on 01/14/2022
A wonderful black tea, mellow but strong
following an order made on 12/16/2021
One of the best black teas you'll ever find.
following an order made on 11/07/2021
Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We really appreciate it!Kind regards,The Palais des Thés Customer Service Team
following an order made on 12/05/2017
My husband and I spent a week in Paris, and picked up an assortment of teas from Palais des Thes. He fell in love with this tea, and we are so glad that we have found a source to buy these outstanding teas in America! Not just an ordinary black tea.