Rare Spanish Almond Blossom

Regular price £36.00
(30p per cup)

-87 in stock

Beautiful blossom grown on a rocky hillside where olives and carob trees grow amongst the marcona almonds, beside deep, fragrant orange groves.

This is the flower of a nut tree - please do not drink it if you have a nut allergy.

Naturally caffeine free.

Cost per cup based on 0.5g of tea per 150ml of water and 3 infusions.

COVID-19 Delivery Information

Please note that local and international delivery networks are under immense strain and we're seeing some isolated cases of delays to some orders, and particular issues with certain countries.

UK Shipping Rates
FREE UK Standard when you spend £40 or more
UK Standard £2.99
UK Tracked £4.99
UK Express £6.49

Europe & International Shipping Rates
FREE International Standard when you spend £40 or more
International Standard from £4.99
International Signed For from £7.49
International Tracked from £7.49
International Tracked & Signed from £8.49
Value Courier from £11.99
Express Delivery from £14.99

USA Shipping Rates
FREE USPS First Class/USPS Priority FREE when you spend £30 or more
USPS First Class from £2.99
USPS Priority from £5.99
FedEx Home Delivery from £10.49

For a complete overview of our shipping rates please see our Delivery page.

Customer Reviews

Based on 1 review Write a review
Rare Spanish Almond Blossom

Tasting Notes

When we first tasted these unique almond blossoms we were astounded. The taste is so sweet and honey-like it really is a little like drinking a soft, floral honey.  The flavour is deep and heady. Almonds and honey with a delicious note of globe artichoke.

Quantity

Use 5 flowers per 150ml of water.

Temperature

For the optimum infusion use 100°C (212°F) water.

Time

Infuse for 1 - 2 minutes, tasting regularly.

Infusions

You can infuse these flowers at least three times.  With each careful infusion, different subtleties of flavour are revealed.

Terroir

Unique Almonds

Terroir is crucial to all plants: the pH of the soil, rainfall, sunshine, flora and fauna and the biodiversity among all the factors that make an area unique - also affect the flavour of the plants that grow there.

Just as grapes can differ from field to field, region to region and country to country - so too do tea bushes and almond trees.

Spain

Tarragona, Catalonia

Farmer

Ferran Rojo Sol

Farmed organically and tenderly by Ferran Rojo Sol introduced to us by our friends at Mugaritz.

Other teas from Rare Tea Company