Description: Only limited amounts of CTC style tea are produced in Sri Lanka, and we are happy to be able to reintroduce this style after a prolonged absence. This offering is notable for a pleasing malty nuance, combined with the classic Ceylon notes of cedarwood and light citrus hints.
Origin: Sri Lanka
Steeping Suggestions: - Leaf Quantity: 2¼ g/cup Water Temp: 212° (boiling) Steep Time: 3 min.
Average of customer reviews submitted during the last year: ; No. of reviews: 1 Dry Leaf Appearance and Feel: Very Good, Infused Leaf Aroma and Appearance: Very Good, Infused Liquor Flavor: Excellent, Overall Value: Good
from Boulder, CO (United States)
(2/15/2013) Dry Leaf: Good,
Infused Leaf: Very Good, Liquor: Excellent,
"A brisk, forward, bracing morning tea, made for milk and sugar. Brews quickly to a warm and satisfying cup." Squirrel Girl
from South Riding, VA (United States)
(2/14/2012) Dry Leaf: Not my cup,
Infused Leaf: Average, Liquor: Not my cup,
Not my cup
"This is a broken leaf tea, but I figured I'd try it anyway. Sadly, it tasted like what I might expect from a BP. For the same price, I can get any number of other teas that aren't broken (for instance Kenilworth or Kandy) and taste much better (IMHO)."
"Upton Tea Imports was founded in 1989 with the objective of providing the North American tea drinker with
the finest teas available. We purchase teas from reputable brokers and estates worldwide, dealing only with
sources who are capable of providing top quality teas. We sell directly to the consumer, thus ensuring the
freshest product and fairest pricing."