Wanja Purple Tea

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Set water temperature to 180 °F / 82 °C
Steep for 4 min, 0 sec
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17 Tasting Notes View all

“This is such an interesting tea. Today it tastes like a Chinese green tea with light milk chocolate notes. Yum! My 500th tasting note! AND I have a job interview Monday! Happy Turkey Day America,...” Read full tasting note
“Another Sipdown! (316) So, I’m digging through trades, looking for nearly tea packets, & came across this one. This is from a long ago trade with Rachel, who I haven’t seen on here of late, but...” Read full tasting note
“Thank you Martin Sankale of Wanja Tea of Kenya for this sample tea! Kenya! All of my life I’ve met people who have been to Kenya with fantastic stories to tell. Stories of the Great Rift Valley,...” Read full tasting note
“This is a very interesting tea! I want to have it again later or another day when I can focus more closely on it as today I am a bit under the weather. However with that said – this has a lot of...” Read full tasting note


Wanja Purple Tea of Kenya is a very rare tea that is sourced directly from small scale farmers. It has sweet woodsy notes with a pleasant lingering astringency. The new purple variety has higher medicinal properties than green and black tea and its seeds produce oil suitable for cooking, cosmetics and the pharmaceutical industries.

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