Description

Fortnum's Earl Grey Classic, presented in a covetable new tin. British Prime Minister Earl Grey gave his name to this hugely popular tea back in the 1830s, and ever since it has been thought of as a classic English afternoon tea. It is not a type of tea, but a flavour, made up of a simple black tea flavoured with aromatic and stimulating oil of bergamot. The collectable new tins feature Fortnum’s iconic eau de nil and gold, with a new shamrock design inspired by an architectural feature r...
Tasting Notes

Tasting Notes

AromaticZesty
Our version of this ever-popular blend, created by our tea experts some 90 years after Earl Grey’s teatime debut. A refreshing tea with abundant citrus notes, it pairs perfectly with rich sweet or savoury flavours – from dark chocolate to spiced lamb.
Delicate
Afternoon
China & Ceylon
How to Brew

How to Brew

For every cup you wish to make, add a rounded teaspoon of leaves to your pot. Add freshly-boiled water, brew for 3-5 minutes, place your strainer over your cup and pour. For tea bags, simply brew in your cup for 3-5 minutes, remove and enjoy.

Description

Fortnum's Earl Grey Classic, presented in a covetable new tin. British Prime Minister Earl Grey gave his name to this hugely popular tea back in the 1830s, and ever since it has been thought of as a classic English afternoon tea. It is not a type of tea, but a flavour, made up of a simple black tea flavoured with aromatic and stimulating oil of bergamot. The collectable new tins feature Fortnum’s iconic eau de nil and gold, with a new shamrock design inspired by an architectural feature r...

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