The most famous flavored tea. A Chinese Mandarin gave the secret recipe to one of Earl Grey's diplomats in 1830 as a reward for saving his life. A blend of fine
black China teas and the natural oil of bergamot, a pear-shaped citrus fruit grown in Italy and Sicily.
The bergamot lends a sweet, citrus flavor which is subtle and fragrant, rather than too perfumed and over-powering. It is a delicious tea, try it black with a slice of lemon. The Chinese have long claimed that Earl Grey, keeps mind, body and spirit in perfect harmony. Weight 125g Loose Leaf Tea in a Tin