Samarkand Organic Tea Gift Box by Mariage Frères
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Samarkand, a city along the Silk Road, is the name of this gift box of two teas flavored with spices & flowers traded along this historic road.
The gift box contains 2 exotic teas: Iskandar, an organic green tea with violets & bergamot, and Roi de Earl Grey, a full-bodied organic black tea with bergamot. Each is packaged in an elegant silk-screened tin containing 100g (3.5 oz) of tea.
Tea Type or Tisane | Flavors: Iskandar-Green Tea+ | citrus, floral, balanced, light-body, smooth Roi de Earl Grey-Black Tea+| citrus, floral, full-body
Function: Iskandar-best without milk, pair with fish, chicken, or chocolate. Roi de Earl Grey-pair with chocolate or cream desserts, the full-body invites milk & sugar
Ingredients: Iskandar-China organic green tea, Organic: violet petals, bergamot. Roi de Earl Grey-India organic black tea, organic bergamot
How to Steep: Iskandar-1 tsp, 8 oz water, 175°F, 3 min. Roi de Earl Grey-1 tsp, 8 oz water, 208°F
Fun Fact: Samarkand, located in Uzbekistan, is over 2,500 yrs. old and was once one of the world's largest cities.
The label Jardin Premier+ is reserved for organic teas whose exceptional purity meets the strict European regulations (ED) No. 834/2007 and (EC) No. 396/2005.