Ceylon Tea St Coombs Estate FP

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Brewing instructions

Brew with fresh boiling water and infuse for 3 to 5 minutes

Brewing instructions
Description

Ceylon Tea St Coombs Estate FP is a Ceylon Black Tea from the Dimbula district. Specifically, the leaves used in its making are, as its name suggests, of the St Coombs Estate. Expect a lovely, flowery aroma and character with a full body upon the first sip.

We guarantee it to be of the utmost quality and consistency, too, because we pack it fresh to order here at our Kent-based factory.

There is more still to note about Ceylon Tea St Coombs Estate FP. For starters, it contains around 45-mg of caffeine per 8-oz cup, which should, hopefully, be enough to boost your energy.

Then there is the fact that, according to the latest scientific research, it comes with Black Tea benefits. Things just get better and better with Ceylon Tea St Coombs Estate FP. Why not find out for yourself?

Sri Lanka Tea - The Facts

  • “Sri Lanka Tea” is another name for “Ceylon Tea?”
  • Production of this Tea type only began in the 1800s?
  • Around 4% of Sri Lanka’s landmass is used for Tea cultivation?
  • 5% of the local population works in the Tea industry?
  • Ceylon Tea tends to have a bolder character than other Black Tea types?

The St Coombs Estate

This garden was established in 1885, its name deriving from a small Scottish village near the town of Fraserburgh. The highland estate lies to the west of Dimbula and has, since its founding, gained a reputation for being one of the best Ceylon Leaf Tea producers.

Its crop is a regular favourite at the Colombo Tea Auctions, attracting huge interest and high prices. Our Ceylon Tea St Coombs Estate FP is the finest.

Useful Information

Type of Tea: Black Tea.

Origin: St Coombs Tea Estate, Dimbula, Sri Lanka (formerly Ceylon).

Brewing Instructions: Brew using freshly boiled water. Infuse for 3 to 5 minutes.

How to Serve: Milk, sugar, honey or lemon - the choice is yours. Alternatively, serve black.

Tasting Notes: This Tea offers a full-bodied flavour with subtle floral undertones.

Colour in Cup: Coppery liquor, light in tone.

Ceylon Tea St Coombs Estate FP Benefits

The antioxidants in Ceylon Tea St Coombs Estate FP can, in fact, improve oral health. This is according to a study conducted in conjunction with the College of Dentistry at the University of Iowa and the Institute of Odontology at Göteborg University.

Both the US and Swedish researchers concluded that the polyphenolic compounds in Black Tea could kill or suppress cavity-causing bacteria.

Furthermore, did you know that caffeine, too, can support health and wellbeing in a multitude of ways? According to research, the Effects of Caffeine improve life in small yet significant ways by, for example, boosting memory consolidation.

A study out of John Hopkins University in Baltimore, USA, can support this remarkable claim with evidence. It concluded that a 200 mg caffeine pill is all it might take to help those living with dementia. Pretty neat for your morning cuppa, huh?

Additional info
  • Type
    Type
    Black Tea
  • Health Points
    Health Points
    Hydration, Refreshing, Relaxing
  • Caffeine Level
    Caffeine Level
    Medium
  • Options
    Options
    Loose Tea
  • Time of Day
    Time of Day
    Breakfast, Afternoon
  • Country
    Country
    Ceylon
Reviews
5 / 5
  1. first class product great quality product

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  2. Use as my breakfast tea and is really nice

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  3. Great selection of teas blue lady tea is my favourite

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  4. Nice rounded flavour I prefer most teas without milk & this is an excellent tasting brew, good colouring , no bitter after taste

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  5. Great refreshing taste and good value for money

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  7. Gift so not sampled

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  8. Delicious as a breakfast tea with milk. Good colour and a splendidly rich, warm flavour, while retaining some of the Dimbula 'dryness'.

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