A true classic and world renowned. Black tea is special because of the way the leaves are processed after the tea is harvested. Unlike green tea which isn’t oxidized at all black tea goes through a process of oxidation or fermentation. Because of this oxidation Black tea gets better with age and is good for several years. Easily the most famous type of tea amongst tea lovers and is the base for well-known classics such as English Breakfast, Earl grey and Indian Chai and many more.