A beautiful handcrafted artisan tea that is clean and pure. Steeps a smooth cup of tea with slight caramel honey notes. Harvested in small batches weekly and only minimally processed to ensure maximum freshness and viability. Grown at the 300 foot elevation on the Big Island of Hawaii. Grown with natural methods - no chemicals.
Ki Kea Ono (Hawaiian) translates into The Best/Most Delicious Black Tea.
Please note: All orders that include Hawaii Farm Grown Tea are shipped once per week on Thursdays. If you live on Hawaii Island 🌴 you may select Pick up to avoid shipping charges. Orders placed by noon Thursday will be available for pickup on Saturday's at our farmer's market booth. See checkout page for location and times. You may also call us direct at 1-808-498-3949 to place your order or to see what additional teas or specialty blends we may have available. 🌱
Various pack size(s) available: make 10-30/20-60 cups ☕️based on customer preference of 1-3 infusions. Steep 2-3 grams of tea per 8 ounces 195-208 degree water for 2 minutes. Re-use leaves for successive 2 minute steeps. (staff enjoys a third infusion) Discard tea leaves within 12-24 hours.
👉Depending on the batch - sometimes steeping our black tea in hotter water for a shorter steep times brings out a beautiful floral aroma at the finish of the sip. Be patient... part of the beauty of "traditional twist tea" is the unique flavor components that are released with each successive steeping. Savor and enjoy! Let us know your tasting experiences! follow us on Facebook @ancientleaftea or Instagram @ancientleaf
Many Mahalos for helping us to reach our BIG GOAL to share the goodness of our Hawaiian grown teas to every state in the US 🇺🇸 and every country in the world! Connect with us on social media and let us know where in the world 🌎 you are enjoying our teas ??? To your health!