Earl Grey Loose Tea

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Earl Grey Loose Tea

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Item No. MSTR314583
$8.50 - $14.40

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    • Loose Tea Pouch, 100g
      $8.50
    • Loose Tea Caddy, 100g
      $14.40

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  • Description
    Renowned for its wonderful bergamot aroma, Earl Grey tea has become firmly ensconced as an afternoon tea classic. Our take on the quintessential British blend of fine Chinese and Ceylon black tea is perfectly balanced with flavours of citrussy bergamot – we've even added a scattering of blue cornflower petals for an elegant final flourish.
  • Ingredients

    Black Tea, Orange Peel, Bergamot Flavouring, 1% Cornflower Petals.

    Suitable for vegetarians and vegans.

    Gluten free.

     

  • Reviews
    So Flavoursome
     
    By Ali from Glasgow on 05/19/2019
    The cornflower petals add a lovely delicate flavour, seriously one for the earl grey tea drinker. Loose tea makes it easy to blend either light tasting tea or add more loose tea for more depth of flavour.
    Luxurious Earl Grey
     
    By Vanessa L. from Michigan on 05/01/2019
    The aroma of this tea is very fragrant and steeps to a perfectly balanced flavor, with just the right amount of bergamot. It's very lovely, especially with a little cream and sugar.
    My absolute favourite
     
    By Hithfee from Lancashire on 04/16/2019
    Makes a superb, fragrant cup of tea. More body than you sometimes get with Earl Grey, which prevents it from being too insipid. My absolute favourite.
    Earl Grey with a twist!
     
    By Daz from Norwich, UK on 10/31/2018
    I was surprised at how much I really enjoyed this tea, not normally an Earl Grey drinker. The subtle pleasant enhanced citrus (orange-y) fragrance was lovely Earl Grey with a twist!
    Really Enjoyed This
     
    By AllTeaNoShade from Glasgow on 10/22/2018
    I was given this today as a sample in store and told about the Top Tasters Programme. I am not generally an Earl Gray drinker however, I was surprised at how much I really enjoyed this. The orange fragrance was lovely and the taste was subtle. A great brew for a cold night. I would definitely buy this
    Earl grey fan
     
    By Stan from Bridgwater on 10/20/2018
    I love earl grey tea and this tea is no exception and didn’t fail to impress me
    Nice afternoon tea
     
    By P from UK on 10/16/2018
    Nice and strong with floral hints, great for afternoon tea
    Lush Leaves
     
    By Cat from Cardiff on 10/11/2018
    First time trying and it’s now going to be one of my favs. A great night time drink when you want to get cosy with a book. Subtle citrus taste really enhances the earl grey . 5 stars.
    Earl Grey Tea
     
    By Helen from Cardiff on 10/10/2018
    A really lovely tea. Floral flavour and extra fun as a loose tea because you get to see the cornflower petals in the mix!
    Earl Grey
     
    on 07/29/2018
    I have tried many different earl greys and I always come back to buy this one. It tastes just like an earl grey should - smooth and citrusy. Best enjyed by brewing loose leaves in a tea pot, drink black.
    Earl Grey decadence
     
    By Shelly from Hants on 01/20/2019
    This is definitely a favourite. The rich heady smell and slight citrus taste is just perfect.rnLovely anytime of the day but best served when the house is quiet and I can sit back and relax.
    This is an Earl Grey
     
    By Ithilrandir from Bergen, Norway on 11/12/2018
    Less perfumed smell than a few other Earl Grey teas on the market. Pleasant taste; quite Earl Grey-ish, yet one of the better I've had in a while.
    surprisingly good
     
    By alston from belfast on 11/04/2018
    The fragrance smells so nice. I love the twist with orange flavours.
    English Rose
     
    on 05/04/2017
    Smells like Turkish Delights.
    I've yet to try it, as i'm saving it for a special occasion.
    It's both a strong & a delicate scent.
    I was impressed to find two whole rosebuds on my mini caddy version.

TEA TYPE

Black Tea

TASTE PROFILE

Oriental floral flavours and rounded fruity notes

FOOD PAIRING

Milk chocolate

Numerology

NO.

33

As Prime Minister between 1830 and 1834, the very same Earl Grey presided over the Slavery Abolition Act in 1833. We’ve numbered this tea 33, to mark the date.

Brew the Perfect cup

Teaspoons (2 grams)

1

1 cup

200ml water

100 degrees

time

3-5 mins

Origin: Blended

Ever since our founder Walter Whittard weighed out tea leaves behind his high mahogany counter, we've been experimenting with our own inventive blends. Today you'll find extraordinary creativity in our collection, from unique twists on classics like English Breakfast to more inventive blends laden with fruit and flowers.

A History of Creativity

The typical taste of a classic Earl Grey might seem to be set in stone, but in fact it's always been open to experimentation. The story goes that Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey, was first given the tea when he saved the life of the son of a Chinese Mandarin. When he ran out of supplies he asked for his favourite Chinese tea to be recreated by London tea blenders. The experimentation hasn't stopped since.