Who would equate Colombia and tea? Most would not, however we do have the advantage of having Elvira Cardenas as a tea taster. And she is a very good one. So when she said someone in her country made good tea, we gave it a try. The company calls itself Himalaya, as it is up in mountains of Colombia and respects tea traditions. We chose a black and green tea. They are both quite tasty and worth a try.
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||A rare black tea from Colombia and it tastes good too!
||Large twisted black leaves. There is the occasional lighter tip.
||Medium brown clear liquor.
||Honey aromas waft up.
||This is a light bodied tea since it is has large leaves with some tips.
||The honey flavors come through nicely, like a good Assam.
||4 to 5 minutes