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Superb Black Tea (from Rwanda) from The Excellent Tea Company

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  The Excellent Tea Company Tea Description: The Excellent Tea Company’s Superb Black Tea is a pesticide-free, Fair Trade Certified,* single-estate tea bag from the Mountains of the Moon in Rwanda, East Africa, where the high altitude, clean air, and fertile volcanic soils produce exceptionally smooth and highly prized tea without the use of pesticides or artificial fertilizers. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: Hmm… I like this.  It’s a decent black tea, rich and malty, and I like that it’s pesticide-free and Fair Trade. I do find myself wishing it Read More

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Rwanda Rukeri from Butiki Teas

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Green Where to Buy:  Butiki Teas Tea Description: Rwanda Rukeri is an Orange Pekoe grade green tea that originates from a cooperative of small farms in Rwanda. This tea is grown at an altitude of 5,900 feet above sea level. The thin forest green leaves unfurl during steeping to produce a vibrant lime-colored liquor. This unique tea has a juicy mouth feel with notes of artichoke and seaweed. Rwanda Rukeri is an assertive tea that produces a pleasant astringency. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: When I opened the package, I immediately noticed the Read More