Elevate Your Tea Game with Motley Brew’s Organic Earl Grey Black Tea

Tea has a rich and history in India, woven into the very fabric of its cultural tapestry. With its diverse range of flavours and unique blends. It has become an integral part of the country’s gastronomic landscape. Among the many teas that are among the Indian populace, Earl Grey Black tea holds a special place in their hearts. This tea’s distinctive taste, aroma, and numerous health benefits and much more. Undoubtedly, has got it into the palates of tea connoisseurs across the nation. So, join us on this journey as we explore the origins of Earl Grey Black tea. Let’s dive into its unique characteristics and health benefits.


The Story Behind the Iconic Earl Grey Tea

Earl Grey tea is a type of black tea that with a citrusy flavour, with oil from the rind of bergamot orange, a citrus fruit found in Italy. The tea’s name comes after Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey, who was the British Prime Minister from 1830 to 1834. The exact origins of the tea are not clear, but there are several legends surrounding it.

One story suggests that Earl Grey was given the tea as a gift from a Chinese Mandarin after one of his men saved the Mandarin’s son from drowning. Another story suggests that the tea came into picture by accident when a shipment of black tea was infused with bergamot oil. In order to mask the taste of mold that had grown during transportation.

Regardless of its origins, tea’s popularity grew rapidly in the 19th century and remains a favourite among tea drinkers to this day.

The history of Earl Grey tea is rich in tradition and culture, with each sip carrying with it a sense of elegance and sophistication. Its unique flavour and aroma have the hearts and taste buds of tea lovers all around the world. The origin of Earl Grey tea might be shroud in mystery, but its enduring popularity is a testament to its status as a beloved classic.
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Motley Brew is proud to present its latest creation, the Organic Earl Grey Black Tea. Crafted from the finest whole-leaf tea, from the highest elevations of the Nilgiris. Certainly, this tea is blend with genuine, cold-pressed oil of Bergamot from the peel of the bitter Bergamot fruit and citrus peels. As a result, we have a vintage, bold, citrusy flavour of bergamot. A Perfect balance with natural floral flavours found in the best of the high-elevation Nilgiri teas.

Earl Grey, named after the illustrious Earl Charles Grey, has become one of the best flavoured tea in the world. However, most Earl Grey teas available today are made from grainy black CTC teas. That’s where Motley Brew’s twist on a classic comes in. 

We use well-rolled black Orthodox leaf teas from the highest estate in the world. Grown amidst original shola forests as old as mankind itself. Without doubt, this tea is a testament to our commitment to quality and the preservation of traditional tea-making techniques.

At Motley Brew, we believe in using only the highest quality ingredients in our teas. That’s why we use cold-pressed oil from bergamot oranges, which has been subtly blended into our Organic Earl Grey Black Tea. Additionally, we use shards of citrus peel to further enhance the flavour. Resulting in a truly unique and delightful experience with every sip.


Earl Grey Black tea is more than just a delicious cup of tea, it has lots of health benefits that can help improve overall well-being. One of the most notable benefits of this tea is its high content of catechins and flavonoids. These are potent antioxidants popular to fight free radicals in the body and improve metabolism. These compounds also help to protect the body from oxidative stress, which has links to a range of chronic diseases.

What’s more, Earl Grey Black tea is a zero-calorie beverage. Take it without any additives like milk or sugar. This makes it an ideal choice for those who are watching their weight or looking for a healthy alternative to sugary drinks. And for those who enjoy a touch of milk in their tea, it can still be a low-calorie option that adds to the overall enjoyment of the tea.

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To make the perfect cup of Motley Brew’s Organic Earl Grey Black Tea, follow these simple steeping instructions:

  • Bring unfiltered water to a gentle boil, around 90 degrees Celsius (208 degrees Fahrenheit).
  • Preheat a teapot and add 1 tsp. of tea (approximately 2.5 gms.) per cup of water.
  • For a pot of several cups, add an extra teaspoon of tea.
  • Pour the hot water over the tea leaves from above.
  • Allow the tea to steep for 3-5 minutes, depending on your taste preference.
  • Motley Brew’s Earl Grey Black Tea tastes best on its own but can also be enjoyed with a spot of milk if desired.
  • Enhance the flavour by pairing the tea with buttery snacks, bakes, cakes, and Indian-fried snacks.

Following these steeping instructions will ensure that you can enjoy the full flavour and health benefits of Motley Brew’s Organic Earl Grey Black Tea.

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In conclusion, Motley Brew’s Organic Earl Grey Black Tea is not just any ordinary tea. It’s a combination of premium organic black whole-leaf tea and the genuine cold-pressed oil of Bergamot oranges. That results in a unique taste that will leave your taste buds yearning for more. With its numerous health benefits and the flexibility to be enjoyed on its own or with a spot of milk. 

This tea is a must-have in your daily routine. Don’t forget to try it with some buttery snacks, cakes, or even Indian fried snacks for an enhanced experience! So what are you waiting for? Order your pack of Motley Brew’s Organic Earl Grey Black Tea today and indulge in the goodness of this exquisite tea.

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What is Earl Grey tea?

Earl Grey tea is a black tea that is flavoured with the oil of bergamot, a citrus fruit.

Where does Earl Grey tea come from?

Earl Grey tea originated in England in the 19th century.

What makes Motley Brew's Organic Earl Grey Black Tea unique?

Motley Brew's Organic Earl Grey Black Tea is unique because it is made from well-rolled black Orthodox leaf teas from the highest estate in the world, grown amidst original shola forests.

What is the suggested brewing temperature for Motley Brew's Organic Earl Grey Black Tea?

The suggested brewing temperature for this tea is approximately 90 degrees Celsius (208 degrees Fahrenheit).

How long should I steep Motley Brew's Organic Earl Grey Black Tea?

This tea should be steeped for 3-5 minutes, depending on personal taste preferences.

Can I add milk or sugar to Motley Brew's Organic Earl Grey Black Tea?

While Motley Brew's Organic Earl Grey Black Tea tastes best on its own, a spot of milk can be added if desired.

What are the health benefits of drinking Earl Grey tea?

Earl Grey tea is high in catechins and flavonoids, which are known to fight free radicals and improve metabolism.

Can I drink Earl Grey tea if I have a gluten allergy?

Yes, Earl Grey tea is gluten-free and can be consumed by people with gluten allergies.

What are some suggested food pairings with Earl Grey tea?

This tea pairs well with buttery snacks, baked goods, cakes, and Indian fried snacks.

Where can I purchase Motley Brew's Organic Earl Grey Black Tea?

Motley Brew's Organic Earl Grey Black Tea can be purchased on their website https://motleybrew.in/product/organic-earl-grey-black-tea/. Order now and discover a new dimension of tea enjoyment.
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