Auckland Romance Black & Green Tea
A lovely combination of green & black teas, mixed with garden flower petals.
Tea gardens were established in New Zealand between 1850 & 1880. In Auckland it was the Waiata Tropical Gardens that provided a suitable enviroment for men and women to promenade together. Tea & talk is still a popular social past time within New Zealand.
Warm the teapot and teacups
Use fresh water- better still use spring or filtered water
Water temperature 90c - Or boil the jug & let cool for about 5 mins
Use 1 tsp per teacup (200ml) - 1 heaped tsp per mug
Steep tea for 3 minutes
If a stronger brew is required use more tea
May add milk and, or sugar.
Composition: Black & green Tea, cornflowers, sunflower petals, rose petals, natural flavour.