Brew with fresh boiling water and infuse for 3 to 5 minutes
Our Bitter Almond with Pieces Tea is based on a blend of Chinese Black Tea with all-natural flavouring. We then add authentic almond pieces to create complex characteristics when brewed.
Why not embrace its finer qualities when you buy it from The Kent and Sussex Tea and Coffee Company. Since our establishment in 1982, we’ve become renowned for packing our products by hand and fresh to order.
What to Expect from Bitter Almond Tea
Almonds derive from a tree species native to Iran and other Middle-Eastern countries. The edible component is the drupe, which comprises an outer hull and a hard shell with a seed.
As a result, it isn’t technically a nut in the conventional sense, although it has been treated as such for centuries. Combine it with the finest and most delicious Black Tea, and you have a match made in heaven.
Meanwhile, the Tea leaves themselves date back millennia. According to legend, a Chinese emperor named Shennong discovered them in 2737 BCE - over 5,000 years ago. This was, in fact, Green Tea.
Black Tea didn’t appear on the scene until the Chinese Qing Dynasty (1644-1912 CE), the first variety of which was Lapsang Souchong. But it’s time now to show you how to make bitter Almond Tea.
How to Make Bitter Almond Tea
- Purchase a Tea Filter or Infuser for ease and convenience.
- Add about five grams of Loose Tea into the accessory.
- Place the item in a cup and pour in freshly boiled water at 100°C.
- Allow it to infuse for 3-5 minutes for the best flavour.
How to Serve: Ideally served without additions.
Tasting Notes: Imparts bold, toasty and nutty characteristics with malty undertones.
Contains Allergen: Nuts - Almonds.
Is Bitter Almond Tea Good for You?
Most people will embrace this delightful infusion for taste alone. However, is Bitter Almond Tea good for you as well? You can count on it. It contains several vitamins, minerals and other antioxidants capable of supporting your health and wellbeing in a plethora of ways.
Studies have established that it can, among other abilities, improve cardiovascular health, boost immunity and reduce diabetes risks. Read more on the amazing Black Tea Benefits on out blog.