Ceylon Black Tea (Loose Leaf) brewing size options 8 single serve tea bags, boxed (Box Net Wt. .7 oz.) or 4 - 1 Qt. tea bag (Box Net Wt. 1.7 oz)
From the Dimbula area in the Balangoda District. A tea with a dark red color, highly aromatic and simultaneously mild taste. The leaf is dark, long and wiry.
Taste: a spicy and slightly malty character. This tea can be served with a dash of cream.
Bring fresh water to a boil, add one tea bag to one 8oz cup or 2 cup teapot, tea for one filled with hot water allow the tea to steep for 5-7 minutes, or 1 Qt. size add to 32 oz and up capacity teapot, let brew for 7-10 mins or desired strength and remove tea bag when ready to serve.
Iced tea: in an iced tea maker (see item 41778) or large heat proof pitcher or teapot, brew 1 qt. bag as directed above and allow to cool on the counter before refrigerating. For sweet tea, start with 1/3 to ¼ cup of sugar, add hot water stir to dissolve, then add the tea bag to complete the brewing process.
When creating an Iced tea concentrate keep the tea bag in the container and brew up to 24 hours in the refrigerator. Use within 2-3 days by adding cold filtered water and ice, lemon slices, or other fruits as desired by the glass or pitcher.
Sip and enjoy Cornucopia's tea hot or over ice!