Lapsang Souchong Russian Caravan tea - an ancient smoky blend!

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Smoky Russian | Tea Bags

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Smoky Russian | Tea Bags

 Lapsang Souchong Russian Caravan tea - an ancient smoky blend!

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8 Reviews

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lProduct Description

Pinewood smoked Lapsang Souchong black tea - our take on the ancient classic Russian Caravan tea. Blended with Formosa Oolong + Mao Feng Keemun this full bodied, dark smoked tea evokes the aroma of campfires lit along the ancient trade routes. 

dIngredients

Formosa oolong tea, Lapsang Souchong tea, Mao Feng Keemun tea.

 

Warning: Packed in an environment that contains nuts.

 

Please check out our allergens page for any queries you may have regarding ingredients.

pBrew the perfect cup

1 tea bag - 100° water - 4 mins - with or without milk

 


Check out our easy 'How to make a perfect cup of loose tea' post on our UniversiTEA blog for more help with brewing tips and techniques.

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Smoky Russian | Tea Bags

Product Reviews

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Based on 8 reviews

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My favourite black tea

I am a huge green tea fan so was a bit sceptical when this tea was behind one of the doors of the advent calendar. At first I was unsure of the smoky smell but omg what a lovely tea! Enjoyed it so much I made sure to order more, definitely my favourite black tea!

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Smokier than the average Russian

I first came across this tea in the 2018 Advent Calendar. My daughter bagsied it then raved about it, which is always gratifying - annoying but gratifying - so I bought her some more.

Its intensely smokey and really does capture a feeling out outdoors and campfires. The base tea is very smooth and flavoursome and compliments the smoking rather than distracting from it. There is no bitterness.

In our house "Russian Caravan" became "Ruskie Caravan", then "Rusty Caravan" and then simply "Rusty" - as in you would hear us say "Do you fancy a Rusty?" ; "Oh yes please". There is nothing rusty about this tea - its smooth and bright and energising. Easily the best of this type I've ever tried.
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*****

I love the smell of this tea

It literally smells like fire and tastes smoky and delicious. Keeping you warm in cold winter mornings.

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My favourite

This tea is very different, and very yummy. Full bodied, smoky and satisfying.

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My favourite - smoky, savoury and indulgent

This is AMAZING. It is unlike anything I’ve ever had before, but I can’t get enough of it. It is delicious, and confuses but delights the tastebuds - and leads to a chorus of “what can I smell?” across the office - in a good way!

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Smokin'

Really delicious tea, I love the smoky flavour. I ordered tea bags because I'm lazy and I have a cupboard full of lose leaf, and they've been really convenient.

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Yum

I bought Smokey Russian for myself when buying Christmas presents for others. I am converted from the previous brand I had!

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Smokin'

The smell of this brewing is great... Hardest part is rationing myself.