We have so many authors and poets to choose from so we thought we would give you the option of selecting five and popping them into a gift box!
This could be a lovely literary inspired gift for that bookish person you know or simply as an extra special treat for you, either way it is a lovely option to buy some literary greats teas.
The box seals with a magnetic flap and comes hand tied with a green ribbon, inside the box will be 5 of our mini packs of literary teas (OF YOUR CHOICE), along with your choice of either a stainless steel infuser tong or a pack of 20 disposable teabags, and a guide to brewing loose leaf tea.
Now for the hard part, which ones would you like?
Below is a list of the literary greats with their particular blend, all you need to do is select which ones and add this list into the comments box at checkout . We hope that is clear enough, any questions please feel free to message us!
*** THE DEFAULTS FOR THE GIFT BOX IF YOU DON'T ADVISE US OF CHOICE WILL BE:
JANE AUSTEN, WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, LEWIS CARROLL, MARY SHELLEY AND TOLKIEN ***
First Edition Authors/Poets/Playwrights
AGATHA CHRISTIE - Darjeeling - Known as the champagne of black teas as its exclusive taste and quality and cannot be replicated anywhere else in the world! Ingredients: Darjeeling 1st Flush Tea. Naturally contains caffeine. Net Weight 15g.
ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE - Earl Grey - A tea blend as British as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle himself - A gorgeous large unbroken leaf from Sri Lankan, infused with a strong and distinctive oil of bergamot, then we added a little extra zing from lemon peel and orange flowers too.Ingredients: Sri Lankan Uva black tea, lemon peel, orange flowers, bergamot oil. Naturally contains caffeine. Net Weight 15g.
BEATRIX POTTER - Strawberry Infusion - This is a wonderful Strawberry all fruit tea. This is a fabulous all fruit infusion, that tastes as good as it smells! A perfect way to drink a cup full of strawberries! Drink either hot or over ice as a fantastic fruit iced tea. Naturally caffeine free. Net Weight 15g.
BRAM STOKER - Very Cherry Infusion - A wonderful fruit infusion created with flavoursome Morello cherries. A sweet, bright, blood red blend to inspire! Ingredients: Apple pieces, Hibiscus petals, rosehip peel, Morello cherries, Rose petals, Lemongrass, Elderflower, Orange flowers, natural flavouring. Naturally caffeine free. Net Weight 15g.
CHARLES DICKENS - Dickensian, Connoisseurs Blend - A rich flavoursome blend, a true connoisseurs black tea. Wonderful complex mix of flavours that dance over the tongue. Ideal as accompaniment to the well written words of Charles Dickens! Ingredients: Chinese Yunnan black tea, Chinese Mao Feng black tea, Indian 1st Flush Darjeeling. Naturally contains caffeine. Net Weight 15g.
CHARLOTTE BRONTE - Jasmine White Tea - Oh Heaven on earth! This youngest downy bud of white tea has the most delicate flavour and when coupled with the beautiful aromatic essence of Jasmine then it really is a match made in heaven. There is no better way to relax and unwind than to have a cup of this tea in your hand. Ingredients: Chinese jasmine white tea. Naturally contains caffeine. Net Weight 10g.
EDGAR ALLAN POE - Vanilla Black Tea - This is a perfect well balanced match of flavours. Rich dark black tea perfectly complimented with the luxurious flavour of vanilla. Ideal when pondering over life itself!
Ingredients: Sri Lankan Black Tea, Vanilla Pieces, Calendula Petals and natural flavour. Naturally contains caffeine. Net Weight 15g.
EMILY BRONTE - Blenders Notes: Apricot and Peach Black Tea - This decadent black tea has been perfectly balanced with peaches and apricots to provide a slight acidity that works perfectly with the black tea.
Ingredients: Sri Lankan black tea, natural dried papaya, freeze-dried peach and apricot, blackberry leaves, sunflower and calendula petals, natural flavouring. Naturally Contains Caffeine. Net Weight 15g.
FYODOR DOSTOEVSKY - Russian Caravan - A very aromatic and flavoursome smoked tea, blended from Oolong, Chinese Keemun and Lapsang Souchong. A very distinctive and morish black tea. Ingredients: Oolong, China Keemun and Lapsang Souchong. Naturally contains caffeine. Net Weight 15g.
F. SCOTT FITZGERALD - We have taken a high quality black tea then blended it with wonderful Passion Fruit and Mango, a truly delicious tea. A wonderful fruity black tea with a truly tropical zing! Ingredients: Sri Lankan black tea, mango pieces, passion fruit pieces, orange peel, rosehip, hibiscus, natural flavour. Naturally contains caffeine. Net Weight 15g.
H G WELLS - Cherry and Almond Tea - A really well balanced full of flavour tea, blended with a fabulous Ceylon black tea which is delicate in flavour , with just the right amount of almond pieces perfectly matched with slices of freeze dried cherries. A lovely fruity blend with a hint of almonds. Ingredients: Sri Lankan black tea, freeze dried sliced cherries, ALMOND pieces, cranberry pieces, raspberry pieces, strawberry pieces, red cornflowers and natural cherry flavour. Naturally contains caffeine. Net Weight 15g.
JAMES JOYCE - Cherry & Rhubarb Green Tea - A lovely fruity green tea, a wonderful mix of Japanese green tea and delicious juicy flavours of rhubarb and cherries. This makes a beautiful refreshing alternative for drinking at breakfast or for a little afternoon lift. Ingredients: Japanese Sencha green tea, hibiscus, rose petals, rhubarb pieces and natural flavours. Naturally contains caffeine. Net Weight 15g.
JANE AUSTEN - Rose Passion - A beautiful, light infusion of rose petals and passion flower that combine to offer a sweet, delicate floral experience. A reflection of what must have been Jane's own delicate but bright personality. Ingredients: Rose Petals, Rosehips, Passionflower, Hibiscus. Naturally caffeine free. Net Weight 15g.
J M BARRIE - Rich Chocolate - A truly luxurious blend of black tea and real cocoa. Fill up a mug, wrap your hands around it and breathe in the gorgeous aroma of chocolate and vanilla. Even better itís a cup full of choccie without the guilt of any calories! Ingredients: Sri Lankan black tea, vanilla pieces, Chocolate and vanilla flavouring, cocoa shells. Naturally contains caffeine. Net Weight 15g.
J R R TOLKIEN - Green Seaside - We used wonderful high grade Sencha and enhanced it using seabuck thorn to add a gentle saltyness, mixed in bright spearmint, a dash of lemon verbena and then sprinkled blue cornflowers, the result a bright, refreshing blend which has proved to be a success time and time again. Ingredients: Japaneses Sencha, Sea buckthorn, Lemon Verbena, Spearmint and Cornflowers Naturally contains caffeine. Net Weight 15g.
LEO TOLSTOY - Oolong and Mint Tea - The light freshness of the mint combined with the heady scents of Oolong makes for a wonderful refreshing tea. I have also found that it really helps with digestion too. Ingredients: Ti Guan Yin Oolong, Peppermint & Spearmint. Naturally contains caffeine. Net Weight 15g.
LEWIS CARROLL - Forest Fruit Infusion - A riot of fruity flavours in each and every cup. A wonderful mix of real berries, flowers and fruits, this really is a fantastic fresh tasting infusion that could so easily be a great big bowl of beautiful berries. Ingredients: Hibiscus, rosehip, orange peel, apple pieces, elderberries, flavour, blackberry leaves, sea buckthorn berries. Naturally caffeine free. Net Weight 15g.
LORD BYRON - Kashmiri Green Chai - We have chosen an exotic tea to reflect the exotic nature of Lord Byron! This is such a beautiful tea, the goodness of green tea blended with Asian delights to give you an uplifting, gently spiced flavour with truly refreshing qualities. Ingredients: Chinese Imperial Pinhead green tea, cardamom, safflower, jasmine blossoms, calendula petals, sunflower petals and natural flavours. Naturally contains caffeine. Net Weight 15g.
MARK TWAIN - Caramel Dream Rooibos - A wonderful herbal tea blend of South African Rooibos and sweet caramel. Like having a dessert in a cup, it really is very morish. Ingredients: South African Rooibos, Calendula petals, natural flavour. Naturally caffeine free. Net Weight 15g.
MARY SHELLEY - Violet Black Tea If you like floral teas then this blend is most definitely one you should try. We've taken our Sri-Lankan black tea and infused it with violet to create a delicately flavoured tea that's reminiscent of the classic Parma Violet sweets! It makes a wonderfully refreshing perfumed afternoon cuppa. Ingredients: Sri Lankan Black Tea (98%), Blue Cornflowers, Flavouring. Net Weight 15g.
T S ELIOT - Lemon & Ginger Infusion - Lemon and Ginger- Warm spicy ginger blended with a wonderful zesty lemon kick, a fantastic drink for after dinner. As a gentle digestive soother or as a quick pick me up at breakfast; whenever you fancy its sure to tickle your taste buds! Ingredients: Lemongrass, Lemon Peel, Lemon Balm, Ginger. Naturally caffeine free. Net Weight 15g.
WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE - Premium English Breakfast Tea - Our breakfast tea is of a premium quality, we believe we have the flavours perfectly balanced and are excellent. We have chosen to use several different black tea leaves from Sri Lanka, India, Kenya and Rwanda which we believe offers a full of flavour, rich malty blend. Ingredients: Indian Assam, Sri Lankan Dimbula, Kenyan Milima & Rwandan Black Teas. Naturally contains caffeine. Net Weight 15g.
WILLIAM WORSDWORTH - Quiet Time Rooibos - This is a beautiful calming tea, ideal when seeking a quiet moment of calm. Excellent warming vanilla flavoured South African Rooibos blended with all natural aromatic chamomile flowers and lavender. Simply excellent, warming, sweet and relaxing. Ingredients: South African Rooibos, Egyptian chamomile and lavender de Provence, natural vanilla flavouring. Naturally caffeine free. Net Weight 15g.
Every gift or tea that we sell is always made to order and will have at least 12 months best before date on them!
DON'T FORGET TO LET US KNOW YOUR 5 CHOICES ON THE CART PAGE OR YOU WILL RECEIVE DEFAULTS!