Queen Catherine of Braganza Afternoon Tea Caddy

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A Tribute to Queen Catherine of Braganza. Catherine and her husband King Charles II introduced tea to England around 1662. Their passion for tea resulted in England becoming a tea drinking nation (ref: Tea Illustrated ISBN978-1-905400-64-5). This oolong tea is the same in nature and taste as the teas Queen Catherine and the court would have enjoyed at that time - non astringent, light flowery tea with a spicy taste.

Presented in an air tight gift caddy.

Tea Information
Type Oolong Tea
Origin Taiwanese Mountains
Format Loose Leaf
Taste Rich with Complexity. Light in the cup and has a Flowery, Spicy Taste.
Brewing Advice Use approximately one heaped dessert spoon per cup. Add freshly poured
hot water (80-90ºC). Infuse for two to three minutes.