It’s the zing from the bergamot oil- that lovely zest from Sicilian citrus fruit- that makes my Earl Grey such a perfect companion to a pastry or dessert.
And because I use only organic Darjeeling, you get a well balanced, natural and fragrant cup of tea.
Rajah, my friend who owns the Makaibari Estate where this tea comes from, lives by this simple mantra: “the better the soil, the better the taste”. And in this spirit he created the world’s first organic biodynamic tea garden, where the tea pickers, wildlife and tea bushes all live in harmony with each other in an environment free of chemical pesticides.
Demeter Organic Biodynamic certification is regarded as the highest grade or organic farming in the world and reflects a commitment to biodiversity, soil husbandry, livestock integration and the prohibition of genetically engineered organisms.