Ruby Black Tea (0.85 oz; served 10-13 cups)
Photos of Product Images : 1st dry tea leaves; 2nd the color of brewed tea; 3rd wet tea leaves
Package: 0.85 oz Foil Pouch with zip lock
Ingredient: 100% organic whole-leaf black tea
Ruby Black Tea is certified 100% USDA Organic. It is a Taiwan native species of tea plant. It is regarded as a high-quality black tea variety. The fresh tea leaves are plucked by hand and processed into a stripe-leaf shape. Using a natural fermentation method, the leaves are about 80% fermented. Ruby Black Tea has a reddish-brown color with a sizeable body and enchanting aroma. Its powerful taste includes tropical fruit, cinnamon flavor with a hint to mint.
Certified organic by OEFFA
Black tea has high or 100% oxidation or fermentation and has high flavonoid content. The majority of its catechins are converted into theaflavins and thearubigins, which produce a variety of flavors and stronger aroma. The shapes of black tea leaves vary widely, and include twist, curly, spiral, ball, rolled, and broken leaf.