SHERSTON BREAKFAST BLEND No1 is a great blend of black teas from Nuwara Eliya, Dimbula, Uva regions in Sri Lanka, Kericho Kenya and Nilgiri India all Flowery Pekoes making a perfect breakfast tea with good body and full tea flavour notes. Teas from Nuwara Dliya and Dimbula are drenched by the monsoon during August & September and produces its best teas during January & February and are noted for their body and powerful aroma, Uva is on the eastern slopes and produces teas with a distinctive mellow flavour and is world renown, the best tea here is plucked in June & September. Kericho produces high quality orthodox leaf gives a strong rich full bodied liquor with an almost sweet fragrance and the Nilgiri characteristics are fruity bright and flavourful! Early in British life tea was known as a health beverage and claimed all sorts of curative powers. In the 1650’s, Garaway’s Coffee House proclaimed that: “Tea makes the body active and lusty. Tea is declared to be the most wholesome; preserving perfect health until extreme Old Age”

Tasting Notes

The Nuwara Eliya & Dimbula gives a bright brisk flavour and wonderful perfume, the Uva tea that provides a copper coloured infusion with smooth pronounced taste and wonderful aroma. Kericho gives a rich infusion with body and full fruity flavour and finally the Nilgiri makes a fruity bright flavourful brew, so if you’re looking for excellent, strong flavour with a magnificent aroma this is the tea for you. It adds the perfect accompaniment to breakfast and is a great pick-me-up at any time of day. Drink with or without milk or sugar.


Black Leaf Tea. A blend of Sri Lanka Nuwara Eliya FBOP, Assam Nilgiri 2nd Flush TGFOP & Kenya FPS


Price: £4.75


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