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Halmari Gold Assam by Golden Tips Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  Golden Tips Tea Description: Assam is a celebrated tea growing region in the world and there is no doubt over the fact that Assam black teas are the most sought-after in the world. However, even in Assam, there are those rare and special days when ideal climatic conditions backed by intuitive manufacturing excellence garnered by years of experience prepares something as rare as this Halmari Gold Clonal Black Tea. Handpicked from superior P126 clonal bushes at the Halmari Tea estate, the opulent appearance of the tea is characteristic of an almost equal combination Read More

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Himalayan Golden Black Tea from Nepali Tea Traders

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black This tea is available from Amoda Tea. Tea Description: This award-winning tea is incredible and unique! Its distinct flavour begins with the soil this tea bush is grown in. In Sandakphu, the soil is golden red and absorbs up the monsoon rains. A mild and silky smooth black tea with flavours of stone fruits and honey.There’s an interesting balance here that is reminiscent of both a Chinese Yunnan and a fine Indian Darjeeling. A Must Try! Learn more about subscribing to Amoda Tea here. 25% of profits from our Nepal teas will be donated to the ‘Nepali Read More

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Golden Honeydew from Lupicia

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Rooibos Where to Buy: Lupicia USA Tea Description: Caffeine-free green rooibos tea is scented with Californian honeydew melon. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: Yes, this is a rooibos. Now, I have never been a big fan of rooibos. Quite the opposite. I am such a grump about anything with even a little rooibos in it that I avoid it like the plague. While it is a green rooibos, and therefore lighter and grassier in character, I was still skeptical. But a tea friend of mine just had to have me try it. So try Read More

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Boisahabi Estate Assam SFTGFOP1 Black Tea from Capital Teas Limited

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  Capital Tea Limited Tea Description: Potently aromatic attractive deep brown Assam leaves with plenty of golden tips. These leaves infuse to a very rich, strong and sweetly malty tasting tea liquor with an unusually smooth disposition for a tea with such strength. Highly recommended as a breakfast tea to drink with milk! Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: This Boisahabi Estate Assam SFTGFOP1 Black Tea from Capital Teas Limited is a really enjoyable Assam – it’s got a rich, thick texture and lots of malt! It has that strong, robust character that you Read More

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Golden Monkey Champagne Black Tea from 52Teas

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  52Teas Tea Description: Here’s an awesome Golden Monkey black tea blended with marigold petals and organic champagne flavors. Not only that, each pouch contains a unique fortune for 2015. We are only making 70 of these, so get yours today. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: It’s been a while since I’ve had a sip of champagne.  As I’ve said before, I’m just not all that big on drinking alcohol.  (I’m a TEA-totaler!)  But this Golden Monkey Champagne Black Tea from 52Teas is a nice way to enjoy some ‘champagne!’ First Read More