Ceylon Uva
Ceylon Uva
Ceylon Uva
Ceylon Uva
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Ceylon Uva

BLACK TEA

6 reviews

Grown at 3500 feet above sea level on the eastern slope of Sri Lanka's central mountains, this tea is intensely floral and slightly sharp, with a golden cup color. In the Ceylonese grading system, OP1 means a well twisted, large leaf.

Tasting Notes:

Malt, petunia, tobacco


28 in stock
Regular price $16.00 Save $-16.00
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5.0 Based on 6 Reviews
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11/15/2020
Tonni T.
United States United States
Try this tea

I'm a big fan of ceylon tea and this one does not disappoint. It has a nice flavor. Similar to a black tea, but more complex. One of my favorites. If you haven't tried it yet, but it in your shopping card and hit check out. I highly recommend.

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08/28/2020
Jeff P.
United States United States
ceylon uva

I really like the black teas. Just pretty much straight with no flavors

PD
08/11/2020
Penelope D.
United States United States
Fabulous Tea

The Bungalow Tea is absolutely wonderful. Full and rich and delicious! I like to steep it well so that is strong.

PD
08/06/2020
Penelope D.
United States United States
Ceylon Uva

Love this tea!!!

JL
07/07/2020
J. Larke
United States United States
Fantastic tea!

I never add anything to my black tea and it’s a tea like this that makes me glad that I don’t. This tea has such a great flavor. The leaves just come alive after steeping. And you’d do a great injustice to yourself and to this tea not to inspect the hydrated leaves. They are soft as velvet and have such a great color. An easy 5 stars!

Ingredients

Full leaf Ceylon Uva black tea from Sri Lanka.

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The union of A and B in the alphabet (1+2), standing for teamaker Amy Bourne.

Preparation

For best flavor, bring spring or freshly drawn filtered water to a boil (212 degrees). Steep five minutes while pondering the rotation of the earth.

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Ceylon Uva

Sri Lankan Black Tea

Situated 1100 meters above sea level on the island of Sri Lanka, the Uva region produces teas of distinctly different character from their Ceylonese siblings. Uvas are astringent, intensely floral and slightly sharp in flavor with a golden cup color. They add “bite” and freshness to blends.

Uva Province

Uva Province is located in the soutestern part of Sri Lanka and is the second least populated portion of the island. It makes up for this with an abundance of exceptional tea gardens and wonderfule scenic overviews, like Lipton's Seat, where one can have a fresh cup of tea from the Dambethenna Estate and a front row seat to harvesting in the surrounding tea fields. We buy our teas during the peak harvest moths of June through September.