Lapsang Souchong – Winston Churchill’s Favourite Black Tea

Winston Churchill's favourite black tea was Lapsang Souchong  正山小种 tea.  He was also fond of Johnnie Walker Red Label, Champagne Pol Roger and Cuban cigars. Legend has it Lapsang Souchong is the tea of Sherlock Holmes. Lapsang souchong is noted for its rich aromas and flavours which include pine resin, woodsmoke, smoked paprika, hints of dried longan,[5][6] and the […]

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Our Romance Me® blend is a colourful, tasty and eye-pleasing fruit tea with a bit of spice. This fruit blend impresses the palate with a well-orchestrated combination of finest natural vanilla and the typical sparkling fresh orange taste. Cardamom, coriander and pink pepper give a lightly spicy final note. Enjoy this special tea with your special someone throughout the year. Romance Me® Contains macadamia nuts, […]

Lapsang Souchong Organic

Not for the faint of heart! Lapsang Souchong Is a tea with a full-bodied, smoky flavour and a redish liquor. It is most frequently drank by ‘Lapsangers’ on a cold damp winter's night. The leaves are roasted in a bamboo basket called a honglong which is heated over burning firewood and contributes to the dried smoky aroma and flavour. Pinewood is used as the firewood and contains the characteristic resin aroma and taste. This tea seems to have appeal to drinkers on a cold damp night and is most popular in the colder weather.