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Traditional Tea

Traditional TeaDo you enjoy traditional teas and want the purest, freshest brew possible? Then our gourmet loose-leaf range is definitely for you. The finest selection of leaves are handpicked from Origin Tea estates and processed to give ultimate freshness and heavenly aromas.

English Breakfast

English Breakfast

$22.50 / 500g loose leaf tea

It's the one we all know. The traditional of traditional. The perfect cup of tea that just knows how to hit the spot. English Breakfast is one of the most popular blends of black tea, which is definitely true at Origin Tea - you guys just love it! Not that we can say we blame you...stimulating and aromatic, the full body and robust blend of this tea has been said to take on the flavours of a full English cooked breakfast, and what could be better than that?

Brew: 1 teaspoon per 200ml, brew 2-4 minutes, at 100°C
Serve: Milk and sugar if desired
Flavour: Traditional
Strength: Mid-strength
Ingredients: A blend of broken-leaf Ceylon Western teas
Grade: FBOP
Buy online: $22.50 / 500g loose leaf tea
$25 / 100 pyramid bags

Earl Grey

Earl Grey

$22.50 / 500g loose leaf tea

While it may have been named after some old guy from way back in the 1800's, this traditional tea is far from fading out with the old. This elegant flavour is a favourite of many due to its earthy tones that are beautifully balanced with the floral notes of bergamot, creating a soothing blend perfect for winding down after a long day.

Brew: 1 teaspoon per 200ml, brew 2-4 minutes, at 100°C
Serve: Best served black, or with honey if desired
Flavour: Floral
Strength: Medium
Ingredients: Black Tea with natural Bergamot
Grade: OP1
Buy online: $22.50 / 500g loose leaf tea
$25 / 100 pyramid bags

Orange Pekoe

Orange Pekoe

$12.50 / 250g loose leaf tea

A traditional large leaf black tea from Sri Lanka, Orange Pekoe gives you the true Sri Lankan tea experience, practically as soon as you flick the kettle on. The attractive, long twisted leaves are what make a satisfying medium-bodied distinctive tea that's perfect for all-day drinking with or without milk.

Brew: 1 teaspoon per 200ml, brew 2-4 minutes, at 100°C
Serve: With milk or honey if desired
Flavour: Traditional
Strength: Medium
Ingredients: Black Tea
Grade: OP1
Buy online: $12.50 / 250g loose leaf tea

Green Tea Sencha

Green Tea Sencha

$12.50 / 250g loose leaf tea

Sencha (煎茶) or "simmered tea" as we know it refers to the way that dried tea leaves make this beautiful light coloured liquid we all love. Coming from our Sri Lankan Sanqhuar Estate, this tangy, fresh tea is brewed perfectly for the drinker to feel awakened upon first sip, with the added benefits of antioxidants galore being exactly what anyone needs to get through the day.

Brew: 1 teaspoon per 200ml, brew 1-3 minutes at 80°C
Serve: Hot
Flavour: Traditional Japanese Style
Estate: Sanquhar
Ingredients: Green Tea
Grade: Sencha Hyson
Buy online: $12.50 / 250g loose leaf tea
$25 / 100 pyramid bags

Green Tea Jasmine

Green Tea Jasmine

$12.50 / 250g loose leaf tea

Take the Green Tea Sencha and make it a little more refined and you pretty much have yourself Green Tea Jasmine. A bit mildler for the less adventurous of tea lovers, this tea produces a light yellow infusion with a full-bodied jasmine taste coloured by a hearty earthiness and a brisk, fresh finish. Great for an invigorating change that leaves you feeling refreshed and ready to take on anything!

Brew: 1 teaspoon per 200ml, brew 1-3 minutes at 80°C
Serve: Hot
Flavour: Jasmine
Estate: Sanquhar
Ingredients: Green Tea and natural Jasmine petals
Grade: Sencha Hyson
Buy online: $12.50 / 250g loose leaf tea
$25 / 100 pyramid bags

Chai

Chai

$12.50 / 250g loose leaf tea

Inspired by the traditional Indian Masala Chai, our Chai blend is one of our most popular, based largely on its unique taste. Consisting of a black tea base, with sharp cloves and cardamom, cinnamon and nutmeg in an assertively spicy mix, this tea is great in winter to warm the cockles, or perfect in summer as a bitey alternative to the traditional cup.

Brew: 1 teaspoon per 200ml, brew 2-4 minutes at 100°C
Serve: With milk or honey as desired
Flavour: Spice
Strength: Strong
Ingredients: Black tea with cloves, cardamom, cinnamon and nutmeg (all natural)
Grade: FBOP
Estate: Mooloya
Buy online: $12.50 / 250g loose leaf tea
$25 / 100 pyramid bags

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