Single Estate Lost Malawi English Breakfast

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Regular price £6.49
(16p per cup)

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Handcrafted black tea blended from harvests across one small, independent estate in the Shire Highlands. The oldest tea estate in Malawi and still family run.

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GH
10 May 2021
Gloria H.
United States United States
Delicious! Single Estate Lost Malawi English Breakfast

I have tried English Breakfast tea from many purveyors and in many restaurants, both loose leaf and teabag, and I have never found the one that turned my head… until now. This is my first time tasting a single estate English Breakfast, and it is everything I was looking for. The malt and caramel notes are rich, lush, and comforting, and the liquor is beautiful. This tea is delicious!

NM
07 May 2021
Nasreen M.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Single Estate Lost Malawi English Breakfast

I adore this tea. Started drinking it last year and have not looked back. It reminds me of the African planes and tea I once had on Safari at an private game estate. Simply the best! I really love the principles driving The Rare Tea Company and will certainly continue buying tea from here. I also love the fact that Lost Malawi can be bough in bulk. Happy coustomer

MD
06 May 2021
Marsha D.
United States United States
Not as flavorful

I love strong tea, so this was not as dark and flavorful as I would have liked it, certainly in the amount as was recommended.

DP
02 May 2021
Daniel P.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Great cup of tea

An ideal breakfast tea, easily replacing any teabag I've used before. Now my go to everyday tea.

MT
12 April 2021
Maria T.
Norway Norway
Amazing

Simply amazing tea!

Single Estate Lost Malawi English Breakfast
Single Estate Lost Malawi English Breakfast
Single Estate Lost Malawi English Breakfast
Single Estate Lost Malawi English Breakfast
Single Estate Lost Malawi English Breakfast
Single Estate Lost Malawi English Breakfast

Tasting Notes

Deep, rich and malty, it has notes of caramel and burnt sugar. Delicious black, becoming sweet and chocolatey with the addition of milk.

Quantity

Use 2.5g of tea per 150ml of water.

Temperature

For the optimum infusion use 85°C (185°F) water.  If you like 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

16p per cup based on 2.5g of tea per 150ml of water and 2 infusions.

Malawi

The Satemwa Tea Estate

Grown and lovingly made on a farm called Satemwa on Thyolo Mountain in the Shire Highlands of Malawi. Satemwa is the oldest tea estate in Malawi, still run by the same family - Alex is the 3rd generation Kay to look after the garden.

DEPTH

3D tea

Seasonal

Single Estate Varietals