Our Rwanda loose leaf black tea brews a rich, lively cup with notes of caramel and currants. Perfect with a splash of milk as a breakfast tea and anytime of day with something sweet alongside.
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Thanks to its high elevation & tropical climate, Rwanda has the ideal conditions for growing tea. This one, however, is even more special thanks to the particular savoir-faire of the team at the Rukeri Estate - Africa's highest tea garden.
- Rukeri Estate, Kirihara / Cyohoha Valley, Northern Province, Rwanda
- 90g (30 cups) - £0.20 per cup
Excellent all around!
Lovely, medium strength tea
I normally like quite a strong cup of tea but this has won me over. It has a lovely taste and I am enjoying its subtlety.
Good for daily consumption
It the first time was trying a Rwandan tea. :) It is pretty good I would say it is more a tea for daily consumption as it is not in my view a premium tea and it is 'ot either a basic one. The taste is a bit earthy I would say but it is still soft.I t's a traditional black tea, good in the afternoon.
3g or 1 heaped tsp / 200ml water
With a dash of milk
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