The Zodiac Collection presented in crystal encrusted midnight blue caddy inside a lacquered wooden case contains some of the finest 5% of teas in the world, foil wrapped for freshness. These chic mini caddies, individually decorated with Swarovski star constellations for each sign of the zodiac are available online at www.newbyteas.com.
What’s in your stars?
Selected to match the characteristics of individual star signs: from the meticulous and diligent Virgo who might enjoy a tightly rolled gunpowder tea; to the fabled romantic, Scorpio, who would enjoy the evocative fragrance of Jasmine. You are in good company as Newby teas are served at The Goring,The Historic Royal Palaces, Gleneagles, Blenheim Palace, Delia Smith at Norwich City Football Club, Burj Al Arab and Nobu.
An introduction to fine black, green and oolong teas, the Zodiac Collection costs £110 and contains 12, 25g fine, loose leaf tea varieties:
8 Black Teas:
Gemini – Indian Breakfast
A light, refreshing blend of black teas from Assam and the Himalayas. Lighter than English Breakfast in taste with a muscatel fragrance.
Libra – Earl Grey
A bright amber cup with distinct notes of sweet, fresh bergamot orange combined with a well-balanced body. Rich and balanced with an unforgettable citrus twist.
Taurus – English Breakfast
A traditional, robust blend of the finest black teas. The quintessential English tea, brisk and full-bodied.
Aries – African Blend
An exclusive blend of the finest African black teas, with a spicy aroma and rich, earthy taste.
Capricorn – Himalaya
A majestic and memorable black tea with an intriguing fragrance of wild grass and mountain flowers. A smooth brew with a crisp finish.
Aquarius – Darjeeling
The finest of black teas from India’s Darjeeling region. This fine tea famously tastes of muscatel grape, earning it the description, ‘the champagne of teas’.
Sagittarius – Ceylon
From the Uva highlands of Sri Lanka, this amber cup has a spicy aroma with a hint of lemon.
Leo – Assam
From India’s Assam region – this cup has a malty aroma, with hints of walnuts and molasses.
Pisces – Green Sencha
Spring’s finest green tea leaves prepared in the Japanese sencha tradition. A light green cup with a vegetal aroma and delicate flavour with hints of rice.
Virgo – Gunpowder
The finest tea leaves, rolled in the Chinese tradition giving a distinctive light yellow cup – fragrant and slightly smoky with a mild finish.
Scorpio – Jasmine
A smooth, delicate green tea hand-scented with jasmine blossoms. Inimitable, layered and lyrical.
Cancer – Fujian Oolong
The finest tea from China’s Fujian province with a fascinating orchid aroma. A complex yet balanced tea – fruity, spicy and with a sweet finish.
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What’s your sign?
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