Pleine Lune Tea by Mariage Frères
Tea Type: Black
Flavor: A warming black tea with delicate honeyed notes and aromas of almonds and sweet spices.
Drink this tea with: Nibble on a ginger scone studded with candied orange peel cubes while sipping this lightly spiced French tea.
Cooking with tea: To create a flavorful BBQ rub, combine tea, fennel, cumin and coriander seeds and grind in a spice grinder. Add salt and demerara sugar. Use on rich, fatty meats like country pork ribs or ribeye steaks.
Words from Mariage Frères tea house: “The splendour of a « Full Moon ». Inspired by that heavenly body and the realm of dreams, this poetic blend combines fragrances evoking the feast of the full moon: fruits, rare spices, and the sweet taste of honey. A true moonbeam.”