Kirov Black Tea Gift Box by Mariage Frères
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Named after a Russian city and its ballet, this gift box contains a Silvertip Earl Grey & iconic Marco Polo.
The gift box contains 2 organic teas: Rushka, a silver-tip earl grey, and Marco Polo, a black tea with red fruits & flowers. Each tea is packaged in a 100g (3.5 oz) tin.
Tea Type or Tisane | Flavors: Rushka - Black+ | citrus, floral, balanced, medium-body, lively Marco Polo - Black+ | red fruits, subtly floral, velvety mouthfeel
Tea Tips: Rushka - pairs with chocolate, smell, sip & savor. Marco Polo - if you don't know which tea to serve for guests, serve this. A very versatile food pairing partner.
Ingredients: Rushka: India organic black tea, organic bergamot & flavorings Marco Polo: China organic black tea, organic flavorings.
How to Steep: Rushka: 1 tsp, 8 oz water, 208°F, 4-5 min. Marco Polo: 1 tsp, 8 oz water, 208°F, 4-5 min.
Fun Fact: Sergei Mironovich Kirov was a Soviet politician and Bolshevik revolutionary whose assassination was used by Stalin as a pretext to launch the Great Purge. In honor of Kirov, the Russian city of Vyatka and its ballet were renamed for him.
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.