Turkish Black Tea is a wonderful way to wake up and great the morning or a fun treat with friends. This black tea is grown in Rize, an area near the Black Sea in northern Turkey. Some black tea drinkers say that the tea from this area is among the best in the world! Turkey is actually the 6th most tea drinking country and this tea presents with a small dark leaves and a dark liquor. It is a strong tea yet smooth and some folks like to add a sugar cube!
If you want to get really authentic go out to the google and look up how to make Turkish tea. You can even invest in a Turkish tea kettle for hours of fun but for the casual tea explorer steep for 5 to 7 minutes at 212° and enjoy.
In Turkey one can be offered a glass of tea many times a day and it is an extension of welcome. Welcome a friend and enjoy some Turkish tea.