1765 Flavored Green Tea Famous Earl Grey Lavender Style

Tea type
Green Herbal Blend
Not available
Not available
Sold in
Not available
Not available
Not available
Edit tea info Last updated by __Morgana__
Average preparation
175 °F / 79 °C 1 min, 30 sec

Currently unavailable

We don't know when or if this item will be available.

From Our Community

1 Image

0 Want it Want it

0 Own it Own it

1 Tasting Note View all

From TeaFountain

Sencha Leaves / Lavender Style / Whole Leaf China Sencha and Assam Green Pekoe Tea with the superb EARL GREY taste and a hint of Lavender on the palate. To create this special aroma the tea leaves are scented with the oil from the bergamot citrus fruit. Serve without cream.

About TeaFountain View company

Company description not available.

1 Tasting Note

1183 tasting notes

I received this as a sample with the “Blue Knight Special.” It’s my first green Earl Grey.

In the sample packet, there’s a definite bergamot smell, and some lavender, and something that seems almost like vanilla. The tea may be there, but I can’t smell it for the other fragrances.

It brews to a clear light yellow. The aroma of the tea is mainly a green, vegetal sencha. Not particularly on the buttery side, with a sharp note that reminds me of bok choy. There’s the tiniest bit of lavender detectable, but I can’t smell bergamot?

Taste. Hmm. This isn’t what I’d call a flavorful tea. There is some slight vegetal flavor, a cool character that seems attributable to the lavender, and a very hard to find citrus note. It isn’t bitter, but it’s the first green tea that has given me a grab at the back of the throat. Which makes me wonder how green the Assam component really is.

I have some of the sample left, so I can play with it some and see if I can improve it, but after this first tasting it’s not selling me.

175 °F / 79 °C 1 min, 30 sec

Login or sign up to leave a comment.