Complex and assertive, black tea is the most consumed of all the teas. Black tea goes through four stages of production – withering, rolling, oxidation and drying/firing. This process results in an intense taste and contains more caffeine than less oxidized teas. Tea Forté only seeks out small tea gardens dedicated to quality and sustainable practices, to protect and benefit the people and the land. Tea Forté selects large, well-shaped leaves that are hand processed and carefully crafted, a task that requires patience and a passion for our offerings of exquisite black tea.
Looking to shore up your immune system's reserves during cold and flu season? Herbal teas are a simple and natural elixir to calm nerves and boost defenses. Try this twist on a Hot Toddy, featuring Tea Forté’s Ginger Lemongrass blend. This tea’s restorative powers come from its precise combination of ginger, lemongrass, licorice, spearmint, and lemon, each of which benefits the immune system in its own distinct way.