• Reviews

    S.D. Bell’s Natural Leaf Tea

    Country of Origin: India and Sri Lanka Leaf Appearance: small, dark and twisted with some golden tips Ingredients: black tea Steep time: 5 minutes Water Temperature: 212 degrees Preparation Method: ceramic teapot and mesh infuser Liquor: deep brown This was a very traditional English breakfast tea. My younger brother shared the pot with me since breakfast style teas are the only kind that he enjoys. It was full flavored with a bright, clean finish. Notes of earthy cocoa and a subtle maltiness rounded out the flavor profile. I actually felt it was astringent enough to be closer to an Irish breakfast tea. This blend was very strong, so much so that I made…