Saturday, January 4, 2014

Downton Abbey: Tea Blends


While Mrs. Patmore and Daisy prepare the various pastry treats to accompany the tea, the water is on the stove set to boil.

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Fancy that!

The Republic of Tea now offers a selection of Downton Abbey tea blends for our drinking pleasure.


Downton Abbey English Rose
This vibrant, ruby-red infusion of rose, raspberry and hibiscus has fruity, floral notes and a touch of sweetness. Inspired by traditional British desserts, this caffeine-free, luscious tea is perfect as an afternoon treat. Enjoy hot or cooled over a tall glass of ice.

INGREDIENTS
Nigerian hibiscus, rosehip peels, apples, stevia, natural raspberry, natural rose and vanilla flavors and rose petals


Downton Abbey Grantham Breakfast Blend
Full-bodied, malty, organic Assam black tea is infused with the spicy flavor of organic ginger root. Try with a splash of warm milk and sweetener for a flavor reminiscent of sticky ginger pudding. This energizing tea is perfect for an early morning foxhunt or preparing for the dramas of the day.

INGREDIENTS
Organic Assam black tea, organic ginger


Downton Abbey Estate Blend
Earl Grey black tea has become one of the most enjoyed flavored teas in the world. This classic traditional British tea with bergamot orange oil has been paired with exotic vanilla for an intriguing finish. Enjoy this robust tea with or without milk and sugar or even over ice. Perfect for high tea or any time of day.

INGREDIENTS
Fine black tea, natural bergamont oil and natural vanilla flavor


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Which blend would you be inclined to sample?

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Contest has ended - winner is here

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* image source: Mrs. Patmore and Daisy

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4 comments:

  1. Oh my heavens the English Rose sounds divine. Hibiscus and rose? YES please. I often wish I could bath in rose. Wear it and drink it till it seeps from my pores. ;)

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  2. All of them, starting with the breakfast blend!

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  3. I remember this post now. I remember craving English Rose. How delightful!!!!! Somehow I didn't know this was a contest. *squeal*

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