A time-honored classic, rich in Legends. A first pressing of bergamot
essential oil gives this tea its distinctive citrus-fresh flavor. Bergamot is
a sort of sour orange; a hybrid of a sweet lemon/Lime and bitter orange
fruits. Our bergamot comes from Italy, to flavor This most notable tea. The
simple combination of bergamot and black tea have been the center of many
stories, disagreements, and Legends, as to its origins; though all are somehow
Related to Earl Grey, who served as the British Prime Minister from 1830-1834.