Brew with fresh boiling water and infuse for 3 to 5 minutes
The Grand Tea Blend
This tea has been created by us for the Grand Hotel, Brighton as their own afternoon tea to compliment their afternoon tea. This tea is a delicate and refreshing blend of African and Indian teas which creates a light and full bodied tea that is perfect as an afternoon tea.
Type of Tea- Loose Black Tea Blend.
Origin- Darjeeling, India, Nilgiri, India and Kenya, Africa.
Leaf Grade- Golden Flowery Broken Orange Pekoe
Harvest- Mid Season 2014
How to Brew- using boiling water, brew for 3-5 minutes depending on taste
How to Serve- This tea is best served black or with milk.
Tasting Notes- Initial tastes of this tea are soft delicate Darjeeling notes which evolve into a strong full bodied Indian black tea, with a with sweet malty notes.
Colour in Cup- A deep copper liquor.
Pack sizes available-50g, 125g, 250g, 500g, 1 Kilo. (We pack everything fresh to order, nothing is off the shelf!) We pack all our teas in a unique material which combines card and foil, regarded as the best for retaining freshness and quality.
Storage- In an airtight container.
Health Benefits- The amino acid- L-Theanine which is found in black tea can help you relax and concentrate better. Black tea has been known to reduce stress.
History- “The Grand Brighton is an iconic Victorian property that is steeped in British history and stands centre stage on Brighton’s famous seafront.” Afternoon Tea at The Grand has been voted by The Independent in 2015 as "one of the top 14 Afternoon Teas in the UK". And they have their own sophisticated array of blended teas to suit such an occasion such as Afternoon Tea. Why don’t you pop down to The Grand itself to appreciate the history and class of the building while enjoying a spot of afternoon tea overlooking the great British seaside!
Health PointsDiabetes, Digestive, Immune System, Refreshing, Relaxing, Weight Loss
Time of DayBreakfast, Afternoon
CountryMore Than One Origin