The Empire

The Empire is crowned with roses and delivers a distinguished delicate taste with a rosy character.  

What does it taste like? 

Bold black tea flavour with mild sweet maple enhanced by milk and sugar.

What are the benefits:

  • Alertness
  • High antioxidants - Many benefits including reducing the chance of infection

50g of this tea makes around 15-20 cups of tea 

Ingredients: Black tea, Rose petals, Natural flavours (organic compliant).

Antioxidant Level: High | Caffeine Content: Medium

Steeping Instructions

STEEPING TIME

TEA CUP 8oz (237ml) 10oz (296ml) 12oz (355ml)
AMOUNT 1 heaping teaspoon of "The Perfect Measure Spoon" 1 heaping teaspoon of "The Perfect Measure Spoon"  1.5 heaping teaspoon of "The Perfect Measure Spoon" 
MILD 2-3 min 2-3 min 2-3 min
MEDIUM 4-5 min 4-5 min 4-5 min
STRONG 6-7 min 6-7 min 6-7 min
The Amazing Tea Co recommends 3-5 min
IDEAL BREWING TEMPERATURE: 85ºC/185ºF. For Food Safety reasons bring water to 100ºC/212ºF and let it cool down to 85ºC/185ºF.
HOT BREWING METHOD:
Bring filtered or freshly drawn cold water to a rolling boil. Place 1 slightly heaping teaspoon of loose tea for each 7-9oz / 200-260ml of fluid volume in the teapot. Briefly infuse with freshly boiled water and then pour off. Re-infuse the tea and pour after about 1 minute or longer to taste.

 

LIKE IT ICED? Follow hot instructions,  using 2 tsp steep for 5 minutes, strain and sweeten (optional) to taste.  Pour steeped tea over 16 oz. / 475 ml cup filled with ice and enjoy this amazing flavour.