Once only available at the Five Diamond-ranked Halekulani Hotel, this exclusive, hand-crafted, rare black tea can now be enjoyed in the comfort of your own home. A medium-body tea, rich in fruit and honey flavors. Processed entirely by hand, only a few pounds of this precious black tea is available each harvest.
Maui Tea Farm, situated at the 4,000-foot elevation on the slopes of Haleakala, the House of the Rising Sun, is located ideally for tea cultivation. The high elevation, volcanic soil, cool temperatures and alternating sunlight and rain produce a very special tea.
- Taste: banana, honey, vanilla, raisin
- Bouquet: ohia, honey
- Body: medium
- Liquor: golden brown
- Caffeine: moderate
- Antioxidants: high
- Steep: 5 minutes first infusion, 1 minute thereafter
- Leaf Amount: 6g per cup good for 3 infusions
- Water Temp: 195° – 205° F (90° – 96° C)
Ingredients / Contents: 6 x 6 g portion packs of premium black tea made exclusively by hand