A blend of broken black tea leafs from China. Rich honey notes emerge, with malty undertones more subtle than a conventional, more astringent Assam. A perfect breakfast tea.
Steep temperature: 95°C/200°F
Steep time: 3-5 min.
A popular choice in the Western world, black tea is high in caffeine and studies have shown that it may protect a person’s lungs from damages that are caused by cigarette smoke. Â Boston’s School of Medicine reports that black tea consumption changes the abnormal functioning of blood vessels that are frequent in cardiovascular conditions. When vessels begin to function normally, risks lower for strokes and other cardio events.