Chinese black tea particularly appreciated for its main prerogative: smoking. In fact, its production involves drying the leaves and smoking them with pine and cedar wood after oxidation of the leaves. With a dark coppery color and a full-bodied and sweet taste, excellent on its own or accompanied with a savory breakfast, it is also recently appreciated in many culinary preparations.
Ingredients: Lapsang Souchong smoked black tea Origin : China
Native tea from the homonymous Indian region and with the highest production, this type of tea is one of the most appreciated also in different blends such as the classic Earl Gray and Irish Breakfast, for its amber color and its intense and decisive taste, is in fact very suitable to be enjoyed at breakfast. Excellent also with the addition of milk.
Ingredients: Assam black tea organic Origin: India
From the homonymous region of India (Ceylon), now Sri Lanka; this tea is one of the most appreciated for its coppery color and intense and round taste. Excellent to enjoy in the morning, it can be drunk either naturally or with the addition of a little milk.
The plantations of this tea are located in the highlands of Kaproret, Saramek and Chemase in the Kericho district. Due to their striking golden leaf tips, strong and slightly floral flavor, these are often mistaken for Chinese Yunnan teas.
Ingredients: Kaproret GFOP black tea Origin: Kenya
An explosion of smells and flavors for this black tea which represents the perfect fusion between the apricot dozza and the sour orange. With a fresh and decisive taste. Ideal for both breakfast and to warm up afternoons.
Ingredients: Ceylon black tea, -South India-, natural flavor, orange peel, yellow calendula, orange blossom, jasmine flowers , rose petals, lavender, cornflower. Origin: India
As with the best known green tea, this black tea is also characterized by the rolled shape of its leaves. Its color is dark and its full-bodied and slightly smoked flavor. It can be drunk at any time of the day, morning or early afternoon, possibly pure.
Formosa honey black tea is famous in Taiwan. The leaves of these tea trees would produce sweetness like honey after the reaction of some insect bites. The more insects gnaw on the tea leaves, the more noticeable the honey flavor of the tea will be. Hence growers avoid using pesticides to make this tea natural and good-tasting, sweet and refreshing.
Ingredients: black tea Formosa black honey Origin: Taiwan
Known the world over as Earl Gray, this tea owes its name to the British Prime Minister Charles Gray. Made from Ceylon, Assam and Bergamot black tea. This blend combines the antioxidant properties of tea with the freshness and vitamins of bergamot making it excellent to drink in the morning or early afternoon. Fresh and citrusy taste.
Ingredients: South India Ceylon black tea, Assam black tea, natural aroma with bergamot, cornflower. Origin: India