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Origin:  SerendipiTea
Quick Description:  Black Tea & Mint

The luxury & depth of this rich black tea shimmers with the sharp contrast of mint.

Hot and Irresistible Coco Recipe
Yield: 8 five-ounce cups or 4 ten-ounce cups
Yield: 10 ounces of brewed Iridescence Tea

Brew the tea stronger than usual - 3 ½ teaspoons of tea to 11 ounces of boiling water. Steep for five minutes.

Make hot chocolate 75 % stronger than directions on the can (your brand choice).

Mix the hot tea with the hot cocoa. Pour into mugs. Add whipped cream & sprig of mint if desired.


Courtesy of Judith Krall-Russo (Tea*Food*History)

  • 4 oz. box makes approx. 50 cups
  • 1 lb. bulk bag makes approx. 180 cups
  • .75 - 1 oz. tin makes approx. 10 cups
    *note some blends are lighter than others
  • .5 oz. Sample makes approx. 5 cups

*see Tea Caddy for storage option*

Price: $10.00


New Packaging!


Chinese Black Tea (Organic), Peppermint (Organic)

Steeping Instructions:

1. Fill kettle with fresh water, then heat.

2. Warm your teapot with a little hot water, discard, place your tea leaves in teapot (one level teaspoon per cup), allowing heat of the pot to release bouquet of the tea leaves.

3. Heat water to rolling boil (212°). Steep up to 5 minutes.

*Vary time according to taste, & remember that steeping tea leave beyond 5 mins does not contribute to flavor, only bitterness.
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