Ruby Black -   - Harney & Sons Fine Teas
Ruby Black
$ 1.44

Ruby Black

Sale price$ 26.00
Packaging Type:Loose
Unit:2 oz. Tin
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This is from the Ruby 18 tea bush in Taiwan. It is a cross between a Taiwanese oolong and an Assam black tea plant. This makes for an oolong that brews darker and has more body, or a black tea that is a bit lighter than normal and has the nice fruity flavors of an oolong. Your call!


Black tea.

Mike's Rating

2 Briskness
3 Body
2 Aroma
 Details: A rare and delicious black tea from Taiwan.
 Dry Leaves: Large black twists.
 Liquor: Walnut brown.
 Aroma: Honeyed flowers and malted grains.
 Flavors: Light, bright honey flavors with grain undertones.
 Caffeine Level: Caffeinated
 Body: Medium-bodied
 Brewing Time: 5 minutes
 Brewing Temp: 212¬ļ