Black teas are fully oxidized during processing, which makes its familiar bold flavor and gives a satisfying bite to the finish. Numi’s diverse selection of premium black teas steep complex profiles with bright notes and subtle nuances. We always start with a fuller leaf and never dust and fannings, so if you’ve found other blacks too-bitter for your liking, you’ll find a friend in our smooth-steeping tea.
This complex blend of organic black teas – malty Assam, robust Ceylon, brisk Chinese Keemun and hints of floral Darjeeling – creates a hearty, balanced morning cup. The tea in Numi’s Breakfast Blend is sourced from Fair Trade gardens in India, Sri Lanka and China, where farmers vote on how to invest funds, empowering them to play an active role in improving their own lives. Bring fresh water to a boil. Slowly pour over a bag of Breakfast Blend and steep 3-5 minutes. For iced tea steep 2 bags, cool and pour over ice.
Fair Trade Certified organic Assam, organic Ceylon, organic Darjeeling and organic Keemun
Numi ages organic, Fair Trade Certified Assam black tea with real Italian Bergamot for several weeks so the tea absorbs the orange scent. Each sip brings a robust (“natural” flavorings-free) Earl Grey with subtle citrus notes. The workers at the organic tea estate in Assam, India that Numi sources it’s Aged Earl Grey tea from have allocated their Fair Trade funds towards a new school, cooking stoves, mosquito nets and women’s self-empowerment programs. Directions: Bring fresh water to a boil. Slowly pour over a bag of Aged Earl Grey and steep 3-5 minutes. This tea is strong enough to handle milk, yet mild enough to be served alone.
Fair Trade Certified organic Assam black Tea, organic Bergamot
This Golden Chai is a traditional Indian treasure. A rich and spicy blend of organic, hearty Assam black tea and organic cinnamon, cardamom and ginger, this tea is great with milk. Throughout India, chai stalls are a meeting place for provocative tea and conversation. From its homeland in China, cha has journeyed as chai, thé, and tea, recreating itself in every land. Numi's golden brewed, organic Chai fuses rich cultures in a complex and hearty Assam black tea. The workers at this organic tea estate in Assam, India have allocated their Fair Trade funds towards school scholarships, new roads, mosquito nets and women’s self-empowerment programs. Directions: Bring fresh water to a boil and carefully pour over a bag of Golden Chai. Steep 3-5 minutes to capture the full taste. Over steeping brings out bitterness from tannin, a natural part of tea. Add warm milk for a Chai delight.
Fair Trade Certified organic Assam black tea, organic cinnamon, organic ginger, organic green cardamom, organic anise