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Rwanda Rukeri OP1

Mariage Frères Black Organic

Our first tea from the African country of Rwanda, Rukeri black tea surprises with notes of dark honey and aged oak.  

Tea Type or Tisane | Flavors: Black | dark honey, aged oak, full-body

Tea Tips: The golden leaf tips give this African black tea a creamy note. Delicious with or without milk.

Ingredients: Rwanda organic black tea 

How to Steep: 1.5 tsp, 8 oz water, 212°F, 4–5 min

Fun Fact: Rwanda, a landlocked republic lying south of the equator in east-central Africa, is known for its breathtaking scenery, mountain gorillas, and tea. This whole leaf tea is classified as OP1. "OP" means "orange pekoe" (whole leaf, large leaf), and "1" means "best-quality whole leaves from this plucking." 

Similar Teas: Black Magnolia, Morning Moment  

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.