Pure Ceylon black tea | Loose leaf | Rainforest Alliance & UTZ certified
Dimbulla Region | Broken Orange Pekoe One (BOP1)
This hand-plucked, hand-crafted blend originates from the Dimbulla region, one of Sri Lanka’s oldest plantation regions founded by English colonial traders. Sweet, spicy, strong flavors and a lingering perfume aroma leave you feeling refreshed with a general sense of well-being. A true Royal English Breakfast Tea, our Colonial Mornings blend is from leaves cultivated at high altitudes, giving it a medium to full body with slightly fruity, mineral notes and an appearance that is reddish-amber in color. It is aromatic and floral with a fresh an clean flavor that makes for the perfect breakfast indulgence.
Health benefits of our Colonial Mornings tea
Colonial Mornings is the perfect alternative to coffee, providing a healthy dose of caffeine to get going. Colonial Mornings is rich in antioxidants that help reduce cholesterol and the risk of heart disease, and contain Polyphenols have been shown to reduce the risk of Breast and Ovarian Cancer in women and Prostate Cancer in men. Learn more about the benefits of Colonial Mornings and our other black teas on our blog.
- Brewing & Serving
Dominant notes of fresh fruits with a hint of roasted Almonds
Sweet, spicy, aromatic, fruity, strong
Serving Size1 tsp (2.6g) per 1 cup (6 oz, 180 ml)
BrewingBest served hot at 85-90 C (185-195 F)
Steeping Time3 to 5 minutes
Number of SteepsUp to 3 Steepings
Suggested CondimentsDrink Plain; Add Milk, Sugar, Honey