Song of the South

Fruit Scented Black Tea
Signature Tastes – St. James Blend




juicy peaches



Song of the South

Experience easy, peaceful Southern living with a black tea resplendent of juicy peaches and complementary summer fruits. Enjoy its sweet and tangy flavor with a touch of sugar or drop of honey, but the peaches of this tea don’t take kindly to milk.


Steeping Directions

Learn how to make “Song of the South” to enjoy at home!

Basic

water at a rolling boil (~212° F)

1 tsp tea leaves per 6 oz. water (standard teacup)

~ 3 1 2 minutes: Drain tea strainer, serve, and enjoy!

white sugar will complement, but milk is not recommended

Tea Tip: For fullest flavor, use a tea strainer with enough room to allow the tea leaves to open as they steep.

Iced

water at a rolling boil (~212° F)

4 Tbsp tea leaves (2 qt. pitcher)

~ 3 1 2 minutes: Drain tea strainer

white sugar to sweeten, stirred in while hot

Chill and/or add ice cubes, serve, and enjoy!

Tea Tip: To avoid diluting your iced tea, make the ice cubes out of the tea you are preparing!

Connoisseur

water at a rolling boil (~212° F)

1 12 heaping Tbsp tea leaves (32 oz. water / medium-sized teapot)
2 heaping Tbsp tea leaves (48 oz. water / large-sized teapot)

~ 2 minutes: pause timer, drain tea strainer, return, continue steeping

~ 3 minutes: start tasting every 15 seconds, steeping to your preference

~ 3 1 2 minutes: recommended steep time for “Song of the South.” Drain tea strainer, serve, and enjoy!

white sugar will complement, but milk is not recommended


Tea Tip: Taste by pouring only a quarter inch of tea into the cup.

At Teatime

Request this tea to be served as one of the three teas at your teatime reservation!
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At Home

Purchase this loose leaf tea in our market!

2 oz. / $6 95
4 oz. / $10 90



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