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Loose Teas All our loose teas offered in our tea room and restaurant are available to purchase. All loose teas are sold in small air tight tins (15 to 18 cups) ensuring the freshness is maintained and the volumes are affordable. Prices are on application Please ask for more details Black Teas Russian Caravan £1.55 House Tea It is a famous blend of Lapsang Souchong from China with Assam tea from India and Ceylon black tea. Russian Caravan tea is suitable for brewing on a samovar. This Blend of loose tea leaves is centuries old and is still popular in China to this day. A highly aromatic soft tasting tea with a slight smoky note and a hint of malt flavor because Lapsang Souchong tea leaves are dried in bamboo baskets over pine fires. This tea is perfect for dinner parties. Historically, the Russian Caravan tea was the most important drink after vodka in Russia. During the time of the Czar’s, chest of tea would travel on camelback from China to Moscow. This tea was famous for the smoky smell of the campfire it would absorb along the journey. English Breakfast Organic £1.55 A robust, wide-awake blend of organic black tea leaves. On the classic English Breakfast is serene contemplation from dawn to dusk. English Breakfast Decaf £1.95 Decaffeinated version of this classic tea. Irish Breakfast £2.25 Black tea from the Assam region of India, our Irish Breakfast tea is delicate and slightly sweet, with a hint of Swiss chocolate. A very balanced brew, these exquisite black tea leaves grow in a shady valley surrounded by the Himalayas. This pure tea is a treat. Assam Single Estate £2.25 Black tea from the renowned Rani Satrupa estate in Assam, India, this tea is delicate and slightly sweet. A very balanced brew, these exquisite black tea leaves grow in a shady valley surrounded by the Himalayas. This pure tea is a treat. Black Gold £4.25 Black Gold is one of China’s finest black teas and boasts gold tips and pine-like black leaves. A smooth, malty infusion with hints of wine and chocolate, Black Gold will elevate your tea drinking experience. Ceylon Kenilworth £2.25 Ceylon Kenilworth is highly prized for its creamy character, subtle perfumed notes and rich body. Grown at high elevation on the esteemed Kenilworth estate in the western hills of Sri Lanka. Ceylon Sapphire £3.25 A smooth tea accented with blue larkspur and gold marigold petals that add a subtle complexity to this rich and flavourful infusion. Himalayan Peak Darjeeling Organic £2.85 Superior, single estate teas from the Darjeeling region of India, which yield a subtle, fruity and sweet, highly aromatic medium cup with a full body finish. Keemun Superior £2.35 Ebony leaves yield a rich red colour, slightly smoky nose and toasted grain impression. Kenyan Sunrise £2.25 Grown in the Kenya Highlands of Africa, brews up a robust cup with a malty, fruit aroma and full bodied taste. The golden tipped leaves yield a pure black tea flavour and a long, smooth finish. A perfect breakfast tea, pairs well with milk and sugar. Lapsang Souchong £2.25 Rich Chinese tea smoked over natural fir tree root to produce an intensely smoky brew that is considered to be a unique treat. Yunnan Top Grade £3.85 The finest of the Yunnans, this tea boasts beautiful golden-tipped leaves. Robust, yet balanced, this infusion is a mélange of light maltiness, delicate smoke and a touch of fruit in a red-orange liquor. Golden Monkey £5.95 Golden Monkey is a complex black tea from China's Fujian Province with golden-tipped leaves meticulously picked by hand in the spring. The Golden Monkey infusion opens with the aroma of autumn leaves and delivers a rich, nutty flavour with a caramel finish. Ebony Flower (Up to 6 Cups) £5.55 This beautiful black tea flower from the lower Assam region of India consists of leaves that are hand-tied and sewn. This flower boasts a very malty, delicate flavour with a dry finish, a kin to a dry red wine. Though most tea flowers should only be infused once, the ebony flower can be infused up to three times and is incredibly smooth each time. Flavoured Black Teas Earl Grey Organic £1.95 Fine organic leaves are blended with deep, first-press Bergamot oil. A very smooth sweet cup for this classic infusion. Earl Grey Decaf £2.25 Decaffeinated version of this classic tea. Açai Pomegranate Black Decaf £2.45 Fruity and decaffeinated, this blend combines antioxidant-rich pomegranate and Brazilian Açai berries with rich black tea leaves. The tart notes of pomegranate are balanced by the blueberry and chocolate notes of açai for a rejuvenating infusion. Brazilian Fruit £2.55 Like a fine dessert liqueur, this intoxicating black tea blend is smooth and delicate. Scented with chunks of passion fruit from Brazil, the tone of this tea blend is slightly sweet and can be enjoyed throughout the day. Bombay Chai £2.45 A mélange of spicy notes conjures the steamy, aromatic delights of an Indian street market. Black tea leaves with subtle hints of orange, cardamom, pepper, cinnamon and clove. Celebration £2.85 China black tea leaves blended with Chinese fruit producing a chocolate, rose-noted character. Experience the slightly smoky character that finishes off the chocolate notes. Leaves of Provence £2.85 A blend of herbs from the south of France (mint, tilleul, verbena, and lavender), along with bergamot, mango, blackcurrant and China black teas. This twist on the traditional Earl Grey provides a very soothing and energetic balance. Mandarin Rose Petal £2.95 A garden of aromatic, candy-pink petals and rich black China tea leaves combine with delicate fruit wine essence and a hint of chocolate to offer a fragrant and visually memorable excursion. Persian Delight £2.95 Persian Delight is a blend of organic black tea with pistachios and spices reminiscent of the exotic bazaars of the Middle East. This tea features a light and flowery taste with spice notes and a hint of rose. Orange Dulce/Orange Jasmine £2.45 Orange slices, jasmine blossoms, and other fruits blended with Ceylon and China black teas make this a rich, fragrant, memorable cup. Superb as a compliment to chocolate and cream based desserts. Vanilla Bean £2.45 This aromatic tea features Madagascar vanilla beans and caramel blended with Ceylon and China black teas. A full- bodied and fruity cup, this blend makes a deeply satisfying impression. Pear Caramel £2.75 Washington state pears blended with Ceylon and China black and sweet caramel. The perfect after dinner desert tea or afternoon treat. Blackcurrant £2.75 Blackcurrant flavoured black tea has the strong aroma and taste of ripe blackcurrant berries. This is a delicate loose leaf tea combination of a light black tea blend and the slightly sour, bitter, small fruits. The flavour will astonish you with its natural brightness and quality. Café Orange £2.85 Can't decide tea or coffee? You don't have to with Café Orange, a unique blend of fine black tea, coffee, roasted maté, orange and herbs. Redolent of orange and licorice, the brew tastes lightly malty with a touch of citrus and a rich coffee-like finish. It brings new life to a coffee drinker’s routine--a drink so nuanced you won’t want to drown it in milk. Green Teas Gunpowder £1.95 These pinhead gunpowder pearls unfurl before your eyes. Their burst of energy as they open is reminiscent of pellets of gunpowder. Slightly roasted in character, this is a classic Chinese cup. Organic Green Dragon £2.85 This world’s most renowned China green tea envelops the whole palate with slightly sweet, very refreshing liquor. A classic wok-fired organic green tea, it has a delicate flavour and captivating aroma. Emerald Pearls £3.45 Emerald Pearls green tea, grown on a farm in the Yellow Mountains of China's Anhui province, has tender, deep green leaves and buds. With a flowery aroma and fresh, sweet green tea flavour, this green tea is a unique taste experience. Green Nilgiri Decaf £2.75 This decaffeinated green tea from the esteemed Korakundah estate in the Nilgiri Mountains of Southern India, the highest tea estate in the world at 8,000 feet, has leaves with a unique muted green colour, a deep golden liquor and produces a rich, savoury cup with a slightly astringent finish. Hoji-cha Organic £2.95 Japanese toasted bancha – a mixture of leaves and stems pan-fired to impart a flavour reminiscent of a roasted grain. Within the green tea category, this tea has lower levels of caffeine. Lu An Gua Pian £3.45 Also known as "Little Melon Seed" this exquisite, high-grade green tea is grown in China's Anhui province. Processed using only the beautiful emerald green leaves, without any buds, the Lu An Gu Pian tea dates back to the Tang Dynasty. This refreshing green tea yields a sweet and floral taste with a smooth lasting finish similar to that of a Ti Kuan Yin oolong tea. Matcha £3.25 Matcha, used in the traditional Japanese tea ceremony, is an elegant powdered tea made from Japan’s finest green tea, Gyokuro. Experience the Way of Tea or ‘Cha No Yu’ as you whip up a frothy, emerald green infusion. Thick and concentrated, this precious tea inspires focus and calm. Sencha £3.25 This beautiful Japanese green leaf resembles pine needles and produces a delicate fresh vegetal cup. Golden Dragon £5.75 Golden Dragon, grown in China's Zhejiang region, exhibits the highest quality aroma and roasted, nutty taste that results from handpicked tea and careful pan firing. A Private Reserve green tea, Golden Dragon has a unique aroma and flavour that lends itself to contemplation and an extraordinary tea drinking experience. Yellow Flower £5.25 Yellow Flower green tea is a handcrafted tea grown in China's Anhui province. Also known as yellow bud, its slender green-yellow leaves yield a sweet, floral character and a yellow coloured infusion. With a clean and smooth taste, this Chinese green tea will refresh and revitalize. Green Sea Anemone (Up to 6 Cups) £6.45 Highest quality Green Tea rosettes hand tied in Anwei, a small village in China. With honeyed tones, these rosettes linger with a wonderful finish and are good for multiple infusions. Jade Pagoda (Up to 6 Cups) £5.35 Hand tied by artisans in the Hunnan province of China, these delicate green tea leaves slowly unfurl into the shape of a flower. With a pale green hue, the flavour of this blooming tea derives its richness from the harsh growing conditions and soils of the mountains. Flavoured Green Teas Earl Green £2.45 This smooth and rich Sencha japanese green tea blended with bergamot, is a unique twist on the classic Earl Grey black tea. Earl Green makes a great breakfast tea or can be enjoyed all day long. It is ideal for those who are new to green tea. Kyoto Rice £2.45 Kyoto green tea leaves blend with popped and roasted rice, making this a deep, brothy and nurturing infusion with unique appeal. The size and colour of the rich, dark green leaves and balanced proportion of rice comprise the finest Genmaicha available. Mango Green Decaf £2.65 Sweet blend of decaffeinated green tea from the Korakundah estate in Nilgiri, India combined with mango pieces and calendula. With an intoxicating aroma, this fruity and flavorful tea provides the perfect introduction to those new to green tea, or simply looking for a delicious, caffeine-free green tea blend. Marrakesh Mint £2.25 Refreshing Gunpowder green tea brightened with Moroccan peppermint from a mountain in Tiznit. Organic Spring Jasmine £2.25 Layers of organic jasmine buds naturally scent Chinese organic green tea leaves for a gently piquant yet rounded perfume-like cup. Thousand Days Red Jasmine (Up to 6 Cups) £6.55 From the Fujian province in China, this hand-tied green tea flower is infused with the petals of jasmine. A Chinese red blossom in the centre denotes fortune as the delicate notes of green tea and jasmine linger on the palate. Hai Bei Tu Zhu(Up to 6 Cups) £8.35 Handcrafted in the Anwei province of China, multiple flower petals open with an infusion of hot water, releasing a blossom from within the centre of the Hai Bei Tu Zhu tea flower. Since the tea flowers are crafted by hand, each flower varies, some holding a plum blossom, others a tea plant blossom and others a chrysanthemum blossom. These tea flowers are full-bodied and create a spectacle of colour in the tea glass or cup. Green Blossom (Up to 6 Cups) £9.95 Green Blossoms consists of smooth green tea leaves bound together with 3 chrysanthemum flowers, creating a flower that floats as it infuses. A treasure unfolds in your cup, yielding a buttery finish that can be enjoyed with multiple infusions. This artisan crafted Chinese display tea is sure to delight with its sensational appearance and taste. White Teas Silver Needle £4.95 Silver Needle, a highly sought after white tea made in China's Northern Fujian province and only harvested for a couple of days each Spring, boasts young tender buds freshly plucked right before opening. Also known as Bai Hao Yin Zhen, our Silver Needle has exquisitely shaped buds enveloped in white down. This white tea dazzles with its savoury aroma, rich body and smooth delicate cup. Rose Silver Needle £5.25 Silver Needle, a highly sought after white tea made in China's southern Fujian province and only harvested for a couple of days each spring, boasts young tender buds plucked right before opening. Also known as Bai Hao Yin Zhen, Rose Silver Needle has exquisitely shaped buds enveloped in white down. Scented with pink rose petals, this blend captivates with its savory aroma, rich body and smooth, delicate taste. White Lotus £2.95 Smooth delicate White Peony tea leaves with zesty notes of ginger and nuances of citrusy lemon myrtle for a refreshing infusion. White Peony £3.95 White Peony, also known as Bai Mu Dan, is an elegant White Tea and Zhenghe varietal of the highest quality. Produced in China's Fujian province during early spring, by carefully selecting only the finest tender buds and top two leaves of the white tea plant. This results in a unique nutty or bamboo fragrance and a sweet, savoury taste. White Orchid £3.95 Mouthwatering fruits of melon and peach harmoniously blend with the delicate notes of pure China white tea. Oolong Teas Jade Oolong £3.95 Made in China's Anxi province on a small co-operative farm, Jade Oolong is a competition grade, lightly oxided oolong tea with a complex, orchid-like taste. This tea has a distinctive silk mouth feel and a medium body and is the perfect loose tea for multiple infusion as the flavour will become more nuanced with each steeping. Orchid Oolong £2.85 Journey to a land where the air smells as sweet as the tea tastes. These fine oolong tea leaves offer tranquility through a peaceful bouquet of floral notes balanced with a touch of coconut. Ti Kuan Yin £3.45 This meditative, deep rich tea fills your palate with fruit-like flavour and a heady aroma. Good for multiple infusions. Bleu Peacock £4.25 Bleu Peacock, with subtle sweet hints of spice, inspires tranquility as notes of citrus tease the palate. This elegant and confident oolong will surprise and soothe. Phoenix Bird Select £5.25 Phoenix Bird Select is made from ancient trees in the Phoenix Mountains of China's Guandong province that infuse their magic into a mellow yet complex oolong tea. Uplifting with its fruity aroma and unique woodsy, fruit flavour, Phoenix Bird Select is a unique treat. Good for multiple infusions. Pu-Erh Ancient Trees Pu-Erh £3.95 From the Yunnan province, these large leaves come from old tea trees, where the tea is picked selectively, so the trees will not be over-harvested. Deeply rich, full-bodied and aromatic, this tea has a dark amber tone, a malty finish, and is reminiscent of a dark beer. This tea is proven to increase your metabolic rate and help with weight loss. Chrysanthemum Pu-Erh £3.35 These handcrafted, small, golden leaf buds make this a rare and full-bodied tea. In the cup, the tea is a deep amber colour with a rich, smooth and savory flavour, with hints of cocoa, which is smoothly rounded out with the buttery notes of chrysanthemum. This tea is proven to increase your metabolic rate and help with weight loss. Rose Pu-Erh Toucha (Up to 6 Cups) £4.25 Rose Pu-erh Tuocha are produced in Yunnan Province. The name comes from the province's southern region where the tea was originally traded. Its rich rose flavour comes through after the Pu-erh has been infused with rose petals. It is then pressed into the classic toucha or "bowl" shape. The depression in the tea allows it to dry more quickly and be broken more easily later. Herbal Infusions Organic African Amber £2.55 The African Rooibos or red bush makes a vivid and smooth cup blended with hibiscus and exotic fruits of the African continent. Rich in antioxidants, it promotes calm and relaxation. Perfect for enhancing a peaceful night’s rest. Chamomile £2.15 The finest grade of Egyptian chamomile produces a mildly sweet infusion. Calming to the spirit and digestion, it also strengthens the immune system. Coco Chai Rooibos £2.95 Coco Chai is a handcrafted, caffeine-free chai tea made from South African rooibos blended with shredded coconut, red peppercorns and aromatic spices including ginger, cinnamon and cardomom. This twist on a classic chai tea will surprise with its intoxicating aroma and spicy but sweet flavour. Ginger Twist £2.95 A blend of Australian ginger, orange and lemon slices, lemongrass, wintergreen mint, papaya, apple, ginseng and liquorice. Ginger promotes focus and is a powerful antioxidant. Honeybush £2.25 An antioxidant-rich, calming, sweet herb hailing from South Africa. Organic Mint Mélange £2.25 Renew and refresh with the finest mint leaves from the Mountain in Morocco. A well-rounded infusion with sweet lingering notes, Mint Mélange captures the cool and pure essence of peppermint. Rainforest Maté £3.25 Spice and fruit unite in this unique herbal mélange composed of energizing maté, liquorice, spices, rosehips and pineapple pieces that refresh and revitalise. Maté is rich in vitamins, minerals and antioxidants, and contains natural caffeine. Rooibos £2.25 This gift of nature from South Africa is laden with antioxidants. Yet, unlike green teas, rooibos is caffeine free. Documented to contain very high levels of antioxidants, Vitamin C, iron, potassium, calcium, copper, zinc, other minerals and fluoride, this is health in a cup. Verbena Mint Organic £2.75 A feeling of renewal overcomes you with soft citrus notes of verbena leaves balanced with a beautiful hint of mint. Yerba Maté £2.95 Cultivated in the rainforests of South America, this full bodied and roasted Yerba Mate tea is both nutritious and stimulating, containing natural caffeine, vitamins, minerals and antioxidants. Especially popular in Argentina, most South Americans have drunk in its natural goodness for years. Rose Petal £2.95 Rose Petals make a wonderful delicate infusion. Handpicked Rose Petals dried naturally and packed. Mulling Spice £2.55 Mulling Spice is a caffeine free herbal infusion of cardamom, cloves, black peppercorns, fennel and citrus peels, producing a spicy but sweetly warming cup. Wild Blossom & Berries £2.95 Wild Berries and Blossoms is made of blackcurrants infused with lemongrass, hibiscus, chamomile, mint, liquorice root and spices to produce a hearty, memorably refreshing cup. A well balanced tart and sweet herbal infusion Wellness Infusions Aloe Serenity £2.85 Soothing and smooth green tea leaves blend with inulin, rose petals and calming aloe in this antioxidant-rich infusion that aids digestion. Berry Wellness £2.85 Berry Wellness is a caffeine-free, berry-rich blend, featuring strawberries, cranberries, blueberries, gojiberries and elderberries. Ginger and Licorice root help balance out the berry spice with some sweetness in the finish. Calming Moon £2.85 This full-bodied infusion offers a redolent blend of liquorice, fennel, mints and citrus. Rich with Vitamins C and B as well as zinc, it counteracts stress, soothes the digestion and bathes the inner body in a calming elixir. Detox £2.85 The cleansing properties of this delicately sweet blend relax the nerves, organs and membranes as dandelion targets the liver, liquorice root nurtures the heart & spleen and burdock root purifies the blood. Red clover, peppermint and herb basil add anti-inflammatory qualities, calm the stomach and help reduce blood sugar levels. Sanctuary £2.85 The relaxing qualities of vervaine, lemon balm and catmint combine with Vitamin C-rich hawthorn berries, liquorice and lavender in this fragrant blend marked with citrus and spice. Antiseptic and cholesterol-reducing, it balances the body and mind with each sip. Hibiscus Tea £2.85 Hibiscus fine cut herbal tea is an infusion made from the Hibiscus Sabdariffa flower . Caffeine free , contains organic acids and flavonoid glycosides giving it a rich deep red colour. Good for lowering blood pressure & cholesterol and generally helps with losing weight and boosting the immune system.
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