First sipdown of the day, from the BBBBox, one of Sil’s inclusions.
“Feeling better today, so I started the morning with this tea. I'm going to have a Mariage Freres tasting day today, I think. I'm still not in the mood for anything heavily flavoured, so I'm going...” Read full tasting note
“This was sent to me by the wonderful *Sil*. Having this tea as I'm getting ready to go out. Whoa! Did not expect to like it this much. I have no idea what's in a French Breakfast, and Mariage...” Read full tasting note
“Thank you *Scheherazade* for this sample. This tea is strong with malty and smoky tones. Thick and velvety with sweetness and a touch of astringency. A drop of milk smooths it out nicely and...” Read full tasting note
“Casey and I are drinking a pot of this tonight. We are maybe two pots away from a sipdown. This doesn't taste as strongly flavored as last time, but I've been drinking a lot of flavored teas...” Read full tasting note
This perfect marriage of great and elegant black teas produces a rounded taste of malt and chocolate.
Its highly developed flavour is both powerful and refined. A felicitous blend in the best tradition of the French art of Tea.
With or without milk, perfect with a continental breakfast.
PREPARATION ADVICE FOR 1 CUP :
Amount of tea leaves: 2.5g
Best water temperature: 95 °C
Infusion time: 3-5 min
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