Ceylon black tea
A light and copper-colored tea with a fine chocolaty taste, harvested in a prestigious garden in Sri Lanka.

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  • Infusion Time 4'

  • Quantity 0.2 oz / 10 fl oz - 6g / 30cl

  • Temperature of infusion 195°F - 90°C

  • Time of the day All day long, Morning


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.

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.

Learn more about latte preparation.


Pairs perfectly with lamb.

Tea ingredients

Black tea (Sri Lanka)


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5 /5

Based on 4 customer(s) reviews

Anonymous customer   published 02/10/2022 following an order made on 01/14/2022


A wonderful black tea, mellow but strong

Anonymous customer   published 01/15/2022 following an order made on 12/16/2021


One of the best black teas you'll ever find.

Anonymous customer   published 11/17/2021 following an order made on 11/07/2021



Response from the 11/24/2021
Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We really appreciate it!Kind regards,The Palais des Thés Customer Service Team

Anonymous customer   published 02/22/2021 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.

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