Oliver Pluff & Co earl grey teabags

$ 6.50

Earl Grey- Teabags in Signature Tea 

Flavored black tea with the oil of bergamot evokes the taste of British heritage dating back to the early 1800's.

Contents: Black Tea, Bergamot Citrus Oil, 20 Pillow Sachet Teabags

Notes:  Black Tea blend with a distinctive flavor and aroma derived from the addition of oil extracted from the rind of the bergamot orange, a fragrant citrus fruit. 

History:  Earl Grey was introduced in England in the early 1800's, having been presented by an envoy on his return from China.  The recipe was discovered and went into production by the 1830's, and was named after 2nd Earl Grey - British Prime Minister in the 1830's.

Type:  6 teabags

Hand packaged in Charleston, South Carolina by Oliver Pluff & Co.

They started by answering the question, "What tea was thrown in the harbor during the Boston Tea Party and what did they drink after they finished?" They recreated the blends and tell the stories of these historic American beverages for National Parks, historical sites, gourmet markets, and direct to consumers. Our line comes hand-packaged in signature artisan tins. They connect people to the early American experience and to great cups of tea!