Black Currant


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Black Currant was John Harney's first flavored tea. You'll enjoy its "big" flavor of fruit and berry. This full-bodied tea has become a traditional favorite in fine restaurants all over America. Delicious served hot or iced. Kosher. *Please note: Black Currant tea bags were discontinued Fall 2015. As an alternative, please try our Black Currant sachets or loose tea.


Black tea, currants, black currant flavor. Contains natural flavors.


Mike's Tea Ratings

Briskness: 2
Body: 2
Aroma: 4
Details: Our founder, John Harney, learned about teas from his mentor, Stanley Mason. And Stanley, as Old-school British tea man, only wanted black teas and traditional blends. However one day when Stanley was not looking, John made this delicious fruity blend.
Dry Leaves: China black tea is the base of this flavored tea. The leaves are dark and blended with currants.
Liquor: Black Currant brews a medium brown.
Aroma: This tea has the rich fruity aroma of black currants.
Caffeine Level: Caffeinated
Body: A medium body.
Flavors: The currant in this tea gives it a wonderful fruity flavor.
Brewing Time: 4 to 5 minutes
Brewing Temp: 212° Fº