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By some accounts, India has more than 13,000 tea gardens, making it one of the largest tea-producing regions in the world. Strand Tea Company has relationships with estates in Assam, Darjeeling, Sikkim and Nilgiri, where some of the world's finest black teas are grown.

Assam Hojicha Green Tea
Assam Hojicha ~ Roasted Japanese Green Tea from India ~ Organic
This is an amazing tea because it begins as a true Green Tea and then is slowly roasted to turn the leaves brown. A great toasty flavor comes out with underlying green tea notes.
$3.95 - $23.95
Assam Bukhial Black Tea
Assam ~ Bukhial Estate

Assam Bukhial Estate (TGFOP1) is a classic breakfast tea which can be taken alone or with milk/sweetening. In the Assams, it has a medium depth and richness of taste, and is preferred by our Indian customers.

$3.95 - $21.95
Assam Chota Tingrai Organic
Assam ~ Chota Tingrai Estate FTGFOP Black Tea ~ Organic

The Chota Tingrai Estate FTGFOP Certified Organic Assam brews a deep copper liquor which is full bodied and robust. Great with milk for your morning tea.

$3.95 - $24.95
Assam Gingia Black Tea
Assam ~ Gingia Estate

Tippy Golden Flowery Orange Pekoe (TGFOP). Gingia brews a smooth cup with a nice malty taste allowing the Assam character to come through. We like it both with milk and by itself as an all day tea. When we open a new chest in the Tearoom, a wonderful molasses-like aroma fills the air.

$3.95 - $21.95
Assam Jorhat
Assam ~ Jorhat Tea Company TGFOP

Assam Jorhat Tea Company (TGFOP) is a premium Indian breakfast tea which can be taken alone or with milk/sweetening. In the Assams, it has a medium depth and richness of taste, and is preferred by our Indian customers.

$3.95 - $22.95
Assam Kalgar Black Tea
Assam ~ Kalgar

Assam Kalgar  Broken Orange Pekoe (BOP) This is a blend of each year's best Broken Orange Pekoes from several premium Assam Tea Gardens in the Brahmaputra Valley. The Kalgar blend is a true breakfast tea noted for its bold character, and is best enjoyed with milk. Many of our customers make their own Black Tea chai with the Kalgar.

$2.95 - $17.95
Assam Mokalbari Black Tea
Assam ~ Mokalbari Estate
(FTGFOP1). An excellent higher grown Assam from the Dibrugarh district in the upper Brahamaputra Valley. Mokalbari Tea Estate was established in 1917 and is known for its golden tippy teas. This is one of the favorite Assams at Strand Tea. Rich malty notes with layered flavors and low astringency.
$5.50 - $34.95
Chai Spices
Chai Spices - Caffeine Free
Spice Blend. Our All Natural Blend of dried spice pieces comes ready to simmer into a delicious Herbal Chai. The aroma and taste are magnificent. Ingredients: Ginger Root, Cinnamon Bark, Green Cardamom pods, Vanilla Bean pieces.
$3.95 - $19.95
Coconut Chai
Coconut Chai

Coconut Chai - the perfect tea for Chai and Coconut lovers!  Premium Ceylon Black Tea blended with chai spices (Ginger Root, Cinnamon Bark, Green Cardamom pods, Vanilla Bean pieces) and toasted coconut. The coconut and chai aroma and flavor is quite delicious making this tea a self drinker, dessert tea or compliment to most any meal.

$3.95 - $19.95
Darjeeling Makaibari Black Tea
Darjeeling ~ Makaibari Estate Loose Leaf Black Tea ~ Organic
ORGANIC , BIO-DYNAMIC, & FAIR TRADE. Tippy Golden Flowery Orange Pekoe (TGFOP). Superior grade First, Second, and Autumn Flushes made in the classic style. Makaibari has a bright copper liquor with a smooth, well-rounded taste when steeped 4 minutes.
$4.95 - $31.95
Darjeeling Makaibari Green Tea
Darjeeling ~ Makaibari Estate Loose Leaf Green Tea ~ Organic
Makaibari Estate, India. Finest Tippy Golden Flowery Orange Pekoe (FTGFOP) organic, bio-dynamic, fair trade. Our best selling green tea. Another beautiful tea from Makaibari! This Green Tea offers a fragrant, mild cup, golden color and Darjeeling taste.
$4.95 - $31.95
Darjeeling Margarets Hope Black Tea
Darjeeling ~ Margarets Hope Estate
Finest Tippy Golden Flowery Orange (SFTGFOP) Our choice for a great, bolder Darjeeling. Makes a medium bodied cup, with strong middle notes and classic finish.
$4.95 - $28.95
Himalayan Black Tea - Champawat Estate
Himalayan Champawat Estate Black Tea FTGFOP1 ~ Organic

Located in the Himalayan Foothills of North Central India towards the border of Nepal, this little known tea growing area is producing some of the best Organic Black Tea. The cup is robust, yet smooth, slightly malty. The slight 'sweetness' reminds us a little of the famous Bai Lin Gong Fu which we have been unable to get the past 2 years. Great value in an orgainc tea.

$4.50 - $26.95
India Wedding Chai
India Wedding Chai ~ Organic
In our opinion this is the best Black Tea (Masala) Chai in the US. India Wedding Chai is made from Premium finely cut organic Assam Black Tea Base with an authentic (Masala) Organic Spice Blend of Cardamom, Ginger, Black Peppercorns, Cinnamon, Cloves, and Fennel. For all you Chai lovers, it is fragrant, warming, and delicious.
$5.25 - $32.95
Indian Spices
Indian Spices - Caffeine Free
Another Natural Herbal Spice Blend - a delicious non-caffeine treat. We have offered this tea for 10 years to great acclaim. Blend includes: Cinnamon chunks, Fennel Seeds, Ginger Root Pieces, Anise Seeds, Green Cardamom, Whole Cloves, and Peppercorns.
$3.50 - $18.95
Nilgiri Kora Kundah Green Tea
Nilgiri - Kora Kundah /Iyerpadi Estates Green Tea ~ Organic

ORGANIC & FAIR TRADE. Kora Kundah & Iyerpadi Estates are thought to be the highest tea estate in the world at nearly 8000 feet above sea level.

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Nilgiri Korakundah Black Tea
Nilgiri ~ Kora Kundah Estate Black Tea ~ Organic

ORGANIC & FAIR TRADE - Flowery Orange Pekoe, (FOP); our best selling Nilgiri Tea. Kora Kundah Estate is thought to be the highest tea estate in the world at almost 8,000 feet above sea level.

$3.95 - $24.95
Nilgiri Parkside Estate special Production
Nilgiri ~ Parkside Estate Special Production

Parkside Estate Special Production SFTGFOP is a light bodied Black Nilgiri tea blended with a small amount of Parkside Green Tea for a smooth light bodied tea with a unique taste. 

$3.95 - $21.95
Super Twist Green Tea - Organic
Organic Super Twist Green Tea

Organic Super Twist Green Tea from Chota Tingrai family farm tea garden in Assam. Long wirery leaves brew an earthy green tea liquor with medium body and lingering mouth feel. The Super Twist can be enjoyed hot or as a cold brewed tea.

$3.95 - $21.95