Black Tea Gorreana

1,73 €


Black Tea "Gorreana", produced in the island of São Miguel by Gorreana Tea Factory. Box of 20 individual bags.

The tea factory Gorreana is the oldest tea factory in Europe (1883). It is located in the place of Gorreana on the island of São Miguel. Some scholars maintain that the "Camellia sinensis", plant that produces the green and black teas, was introduced in San Miguel in 1750, transported by ships returning from the East. The clay soil and its acidity allowed to obtain a fragrant tea and pleasant aftertaste. The tea produced in Gorreana is a green product, free from pesticides, herbicides and fungicides.

Tea made by substancial oxidation of Camellia Sinensis leafs wich gives it a dark redish color. It has a fair strong taste and has the most theine content, wich is tea's equivalent to caffeine.

Properties: Natural Antioxidant / Neuro-stimulant.

Package with 20 tea bags

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