Name: Lychee Black
Bought At: Samovar
Price: $2 for a two serving sample
First Impressions: Slightly fruity smelling, odd for a black tea
I picked up this tea during my recent trip to Samovar in San Francisco. This is another of the very good black teas that I have tried lately. Lychee black is called this because of the lychee fruit it contains, and gives it an interesting flavor. Not so much sugary sweet as very light, its very refreshing for a black tea. Another nice thing about this, like most of Samovar’s teas, is that it is great for multiple infusions, so you can make three or four cups with the same leaves.
4 / 5