Limited Edition Teas Limited Edition Teas

This is a collection of extremely rare teas curated by Henrietta Lovell.

On her travels she often finds exceptional teas that are only produced in tiny quantities. Many of these teas are exclusive to Rare Tea and demand is often far greater than the amounts we can supply. 

 


Rare White Blend

Embrace the delicate flavours of our Rare White Blend.

Naturally sweet, fragrant and elegant.

The perfect bed tea.

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Hand Rolled Sri Lankan Tea

A unique and exquisite, hand-rolled black tea with flowers.

Soft, floral notes with hints of chocolate.

Exquisite delicacy balanced by extraordinary richness.

 

 

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Darjeeling White Peony

Whole leaf white tea from the award winning Makaibari Estate.

The flavour is extremely delicate and soft. The aroma is fresh and bright with a gentle sweetness and subtle apricot notes. 

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Second Flush Muscatel Darjeeling

Indian black tea from the foothills of the Himalayas.

This second flush black tea comes from the most sustainable and ethically run estate in Darjeeling - Makaibari. 

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Tregothnan Earl Grey Tea

The first ever English tea - zesty and refreshing

Grown within a walled garden at Tregothnan in Cornwall. Hand-made and carefully hand-scented with real bergamot oil. It has been blended with a top quality Assam to produce a wonderfully bright and subtle tea.

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Lapsang Souchong

Delicately smoked, whole-leaf black tea

This is lapsang souchong like a fine Scots malt whisky rather than a super-market Scotch.

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• £25.00 Lapsang Souchong - 50g
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Tarry Lapsang Souchong

A bold and smokey black tea from Fujian in China.

Smoked with pine over traditional wood fires.

Deep, dark and strong.

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Malawi White Peony

Fragrant, beautiful whole leaf white tea.

Picked from the same unique fields as Malawi Antlers.

Painstakingly hand-crafted to retain the most sublime flavours.

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Malawi Antlers White Tea

Exquisite white stem-tea.

Made from the velvety stems of finely plucked shoots. Only a few kilos are produced each year. So extraodinarily good it's served at The Fat Duck.  

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Malawi Green Tea

An extremely unusual green tea from Satemwa estate in Malawi.

Steamed in the Japanese style.

The flavour is round, deep and extremely rich.

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Leafy Pu'er

A remarkably complex yet soft Pu'er tea

Extremely rare epicurean tea from Malawi.

This is a very gentle fermented tea with warm, earthy notes.

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First Flush Cloud Tea

Fragrant First Flush black tea from "The Abode of Clouds"

From high in the cloudy hills between Assam and Darjeeling this unique tea really holds the best of both regions - light and floral with deep malty notes.

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Second Flush Cloud Tea

Second Flush tea from "The Abode of Clouds"

If you enjoy our First Flush Meghalaya Cloud Tea you'll adore this exquisite whole-leaf tea.

 

Picked later in the year for an extraordinary depth of flavour. 

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Hand Rolled Japanese Sencha

Hand Rolled Sencha.

It takes seven hours to produce just 200g of this most precious of teas.

We do hold a very small amount - please contact us if you are interested in trying it.

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Sencha Japanese Green Tea

Magnificent Japanese Sencha.

Produced in Shizouka by the revered master Moriuchi san.

Exquisite flavour with a rich taste of buttered asparagus.

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Moriuchi Koucha

Rare hand-crafted black Japanese tea.

Produced in Shizouka by the revered master Moriuchi san.

Softly sweet with a rare contrast of sweetness and umami.

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