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The Met - Iznik Garden

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The Met has partnered with Harney & Sons on this unique, art-inspired tin containing loose-leaf black tea flavored with juicy black currant, and displaying a lush detail from an Iznik dish (ca. 1575–90) in The Met Collection.

Crafted in the Turkish town of Iznik, which was renowned for its pottery workshops, this exceptional dish is adorned with colorful carnations, tulips, and hyacinths, as well as two small birds subtly perched amid the tangle. These flowers, sometimes in combination with birds, were pervasive decorative elements on 16th- and 17th-century Iznik creations.

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

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    Mike's Tea Ratings

    2
    Briskness
    2
    Body
    4
    Aroma
    Details: Our founder, John Harney, learned about teas from his mentor Stanley Mason. Stanley, an 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: Chinese 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.
     Flavors: The currant in this tea gives it a wonderful fruity flavor.
     Caffeine Level:
    Caffeinated
     Body: Medium-bodiedº
     Brewing Time:
    5 minutes
     Brewing Temp: 212º
    Details: Our founder, John Harney, learned about teas from his mentor Stanley Mason. Stanley, an 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: Chinese 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.
     Flavors: The currant in this tea gives it a wonderful fruity flavor.
     Caffeine Level: Caffeinated
     Body: Medium-bodied
     Brewing Time: 5 minutes
     Brewing Temp: 212º