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nilgiri & south indian

Nilgiri teas are from the Blue Mountains in southern India. Most South Indian teas are mellow, medium-bodied, non-astringent teas that produce a lovely cup. They also make fantastic iced teas.

Craigmore Estate, Tippy BOP

Craigmore Estate, Tippy BOP

4 oz. $4.97

This classic South Indian black tea steeps up medium to full-bodied, with a bold flavor profile that contains the round/sweet notes of Nilgiri black teas but with the tiniest brisk note. If you like "regular tea", not all that fancy stuff, this is the tea for you.

Nilgiri Chamraj OP

Nilgiri Chamraj OP

4 oz. $6.87

Medium to full-bodied with a slight fruity character, and very smooth; this is a wonderful tea from one of South India's most famous family-owned tea gardens.

TeaSource Classic Iced Tea

TeaSource Classic Iced Tea

4 oz. $5.27

All the great flavors of a classic Nilgiri black tea (a natural sweetness, very smooth, with a hint of fruitiness) except a little stronger because of the leaf-style (CTC). Makes a great hot tea, and a fantastic classic iced tea. (Formerly known as "Nilgiri Tamil Nadu Blend")

South India, Iyerpadi Estate, BOP

South India, Iyerpadi Estate, BOP

4 oz. $6.67

A lovely, medium-bodied black tea from South India with a classic black tea flavor, a hint of crispness and just a little sweet/fruitiness. This also makes a great iced tea.

TeaSource Classic Iced Tea Pouches

TeaSource Classic Iced Tea Pouches

4 oz. $7.99

All the great flavors of a classic Nilgiri black tea (a natural sweetness, very smooth, with a hint of fruitiness) except a little stronger because of the leaf-style (CTC). Makes a great hot tea, and a fantastic classic iced tea.

These award-winning, pre-filled pouches make preparing perfect iced tea incredibly easy. There are four, one-ounce pouches in each package. Simply drop one pouch in a gallon container at night, fill to the top with room temperature water, and put in the fridge. Voila! In the morning, you have a perfect gallon of iced tea - simply remove the iced tea pouch. You can also use these pouches to make larger quantities of hot tea quickly and easily.

More Iced Tea pouch selections here.

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