Earl Grey Tea-for-One
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Inspired by vintage patterns, our Earl Grey collection of fine bone china has been designed exclusively for Whittard and handcrafted at the Potteries in Stoke-on-Trent.
Featuring a floral blue design, the tea set includes a dainty cup and saucer and is the perfect size for an afternoon tea break.
Width (including handle and spout): 15cm
Width (including handle): 10.5cm
Dishwasher and microwave safe.
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Renowned for its wonderful bergamot aroma, Earl Grey tea has become firmly ensconced as an afternoon tea classic. The story goes that the iconic blend was specially created for Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey, in reward for saving the son of a Chinese mandarin from drowning. When his supplies of the tea had run out, the earl commissioned British tea blenders to recreate the taste. A few decades later, Walter Whittard devised his own signature version which took the tea auctions by storm – we love it so much, we've created a collection of tableware and gifts around this classic blend…