Kirov Gift Box - Mariage Frères Black Teas
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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. Photo of Anna Pavlova, Russian Prima Ballerina.
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.