RAFA Tea for Heroes English Breakfast

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Regular price £5.99
(12p per cup)

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Traditional British tea at its finest - made by Henrietta as a bespoke blend for a Battle of Britain RAF navigator.

Calming in times of national peril. Fortifying when courage is required.

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KW
05 May 2021
Kerry W.
United States
RAFA Tea

The tea is very smooth and very delicious. It is one of my favorites.

EL
01 May 2021
Elena L.
France France
A classic

It was the first tea I purchased and it became an indispensable for my mornings. I really feel at loss when I've finished it !

CR
12 March 2021
Clive R.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Clive

A lovely cup of tea with a great flavour which reminds me of how tea used to taste years ago. It is so much better than the big brand tea bags that we have got used to drinking these days. It is quite economical as the leaves can be used for more than brewing. Highly recommended.

JB
03 March 2021
Jenny B.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Excellent tea

Equally good black or with milk. I can get 2 or 3 cups from each measure of leaves.

OL
03 March 2021
Oscar L.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
5* - glad this wasn't a one off but is a core product / still available

I love the smoky flavour - delicious on its own or in a blend

RAFA Tea for Heroes English Breakfast
RAFA Tea for Heroes English Breakfast
RAFA Tea for Heroes English Breakfast
RAFA Tea for Heroes English Breakfast
RAFA Tea for Heroes English Breakfast
RAFA Tea for Heroes English Breakfast
RAFA Tea for Heroes English Breakfast
RAFA Tea for Heroes English Breakfast

Tasting Notes

A more delicate flavour than a modern Breakfast tea, it has soft florals balanced by smooth, malty notes.

Quantity

Use 2.5g of tea per 150ml of water.

Temperature

For the optimum infusion use 85°C (185°F) water.  If you enjoy your tea with milk, please use water at 100°C (212°F).

Time

Infuse for 1 - 2 minutes, tasting regularly.

Infusion

You can infuse this tea at least twice. With each careful infusion, different subtleties of flavour are revealed.

Cost Per Cup

12p per cup based on 2.5g of tea per 150ml of water and 2 infusions.

Brewing up a storm with the RAF

ENGLISH

Breakfast Tea

India & Malawi

The Temi Tea Garden & Satemwa Estate

This tea comes from two beautiful, independent tea gardens; the Temi Tea Garden in Sikkim, India and Satemwa Estate on Thyolo Mountain in Malawi. Both are committed to creating the finest tea using sustainable practices to benefit both the land and the people who live on it.

VETERAN

Terry Clark

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