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English Breakfast Tea was never designed or formulated all those years ago. Rather, teas were chosen that were plentiful and not too expensive, and that would taste good with milk and sugar. Something an English person would enjoy at the start of a busy day. So in the early 1800s, that tea would have been a black tea from China, and this is where we take our inspiration. Later on, many Brits drank the brisker teas from the British colonies of India and Ceylon. After the Second World War, when the colonies became independent, the source of English Breakfast for the British became Africa. We do have some blends that are inspired by these regions, however this English Breakfast, like the original, is Chinese black tea.
Dry Leaves Our English Breakfast, that is different from many others, has short charcoal gray leaves. We make this tea very special by blending other teas from Keemun to give body and charm.
Liquor Dark brown.
Aroma There is a toasty aroma.
Caffeine Level Caffeinated
Body With addition of some other Keemun teas, this is a full bodied tea.
Flavors Straightforward with hints of toast and honey.
Brewing Time 4 to 5 minutes
Brewing Temperature 212° F

English Breakfast

There are many versions of this tea. Our English Breakfast has an ancient pedigree. Researchers have traced its heritage back to the black tea the English drank regularly in the 1800's. It is, simply, China Black - 100% Keemun. A simple way to start your hectic day! Our 50ct box of English Breakfast tea is Kosher, and is caffeinated.
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Foil English Breakfast - 50 tea bag box
SKU: 10116
$11.00

Customer Reviews

Dan

2/18/14

Wife and I have been drinking it for over 3 years.
Average Review:

It is the best. Enjoy in the AM and PM.

Susan

3/16/13

I've been a tea drinker for many years so I've tried many black teas. This is my absolute favorite!
Average Review:

This is my special morning tea and I drink it with milk and a little honey. It has a smoothness and flavor that I have never encountered with any other tea. My Mom likes to drink hers black with sweetener, but she also thinks this is the best! The blend of Keemun with other flavors makes it truly exceptional and memorable. Don't change a thing about it. It is 1st class!

Angela

1/14/13

My evening tea
Average Review:

While Irish Breakfast is my fav for morning, nothing beats a cup of English Breakfast either as a pick-me-up in the afternoon or a soothing drink on those cold wintry evenings. This blend has some body without being too bracing.

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