Smokey Russian Caravan Blend

Description: 

Historically, the Russian Caravan tea was the most important  drink after vodka in old Russia.  During the time of the Czars, tea would travel on camelback from China to Moscow.  This tea was famous for the smokey smell of the campfire it would absorb along the journey.  Today Russian Caravan tea is a blend of Chinese tea and smokey Lapsang Souchong with a slightly stronger and sweeter cup than Lapsang yet with a more mellow smoked flavour.

Strength: 

Medium tea with stronger smoke flavours, drink with or without milk

Ingredients‎: 

Black tea from China

To make: 

1 teaspoon for 200ml cup
Add freshly boiled water
Steep for 3-5 minutes then pour

One retail pouch will make: 

100 gram pouch makes around 40 cups of tea