This Assam tea from India is a grade of tea commonly used for Chai known as ‘Cut, Tear and Curl (CTC)’, heavily rolled black tea leaf with very low moisture content. This tea is rich and malty and may remind you of an Irish Breakfast tea. It is also ideal for boiling - the traditional way to make Chai.
Organic black tea leaves
Each tea is unique and can be brewed differently according to personal preference. We provide brewing instructions as a starting point, but we encourage you to experiment with each tea and find the quantity, steep time, and number of infusions that works for you.
Temperature: 200° Quantity: 1 tsp Time: 3 - 5 minutes Each serving can be re-steeped 2 - 3 times.
(Contact us to special order smaller packages.)