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Last Updated: Mar. 13, 2014 

About English Breakfast

Black tea leaves with some reddish-olive hues, slightly curved, a few slightly broken piecesLoose-leaf English breakfast tea. This is a whole-leaf orthodox tea; English Breakfast blends can also consist of finely broken, mechanically processed CTC tea.
English Breakfast is a style of breakfast black tea known for being robust and strong, such that it often goes well with milk and a large, hearty breakfast, although it tends to be less strong than Irish Breakfast.

English Breakfast typically combines black teas from different regions, and there is no formula defining which varieties of tea are used in it. Commonly Assam and Ceylon black teas are used, although Chinese black teas such as Keemun or Yunnan are sometimes used, as well as teas from Africa or Indonesia. A few English Breakfast teas are single-origin.

This style is defined more by its flavor and character than by the particular origin or production method of the tea. In England, this style of tea is the default style of tea and is usually what is referenced when people refer to "tea" without any other qualifiers.

There is great variety among English Breakfast teas. Some brands of tea clearly identify which varities are used in their English Breakfast blend, whereas others do not. RateTea classifies any tea as English Breakfast which is labeled or marketed as such, even if it could also be classified as another style of tea, such as Keemun or Assam.

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English Breakfast from Revolution Tea

Style: English Breakfast – Region: Blend
Dec. 2nd, 2019

The next entry from a Revolution variety pack delivered one of the strangest experiences I've had with a tea. Sniffing the dry bag (pyramid sachet) rendered an unmistakably familiar aroma that took me many tries to recall its specific origin. "Sniff, sniff, sniff...I know this...sniff, sniff, sniff...where have I sme...

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64 / 100
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This arrived as a member of a sampler pack that I ordered, to try some Murchie's offerings not yet chugged.

While pleasant and reasonably robust, it still is probably the mildest black tea I've tried (loose or bagged) from Murchie's, which says more about the strength of their other teas than any glaring deficienc...

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English Breakfast from Harney and Sons

Style: English Breakfast – Region: China
Apr. 4th, 2019

This is an excellent breakfast tea. I find a bit of sugar and milk really brings out the mellowness.

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90 / 100
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I really like this tea. It doesn't overpower with a single flavor, indicative of a good blend.

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English Breakfast from Stash Tea

Style: English Breakfast – Region: Blend
Mar. 24th, 2019

The most notable aspect of the flavor is that it's tannic, although not overly so. Still, it lacks much else to recommend it. I'd rather it had a bit more citrus to balance it, but there's just not a lot to it.

This strikes me as a tea perhaps intended for coffee drinkers looking to switch it up. It's also mild en...

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English Breakfast

Brand:Twinings
Style:English Breakfast
Region:?????
Caffeine:Caffeinated
Leaf:Teabag
26
18 Ratings
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Awake English Breakfast Filterbag

Brand:Tazo Tea
Style:English Breakfast
Region:Blend
Caffeine:Caffeinated
Leaf:Teabag
55
12 Ratings
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English Breakfast

Brand:Stash Tea
Style:English Breakfast
Region:Blend
Caffeine:Caffeinated
Leaf:Teabag
34
8 Ratings
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English Breakfast (Teabags)

Brand:Ahmad Tea
Style:English Breakfast
Region:Blend
Caffeine:Caffeinated
Leaf:Teabag
16
7 Ratings
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English Breakfast Black Tea

Brand:Bigelow Tea
Style:English Breakfast
Region:?????
Caffeine:Caffeinated
Leaf:Teabag
28
5 Ratings

Top-Rated English Breakfast

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English Breakfast

Brand:Harney and Sons
Style:English Breakfast
Region:China
Caffeine:Caffeinated
Leaf:Loose
89
5 Ratings
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English Breakfast

Brand:Dilmah
Style:English Breakfast
Region:Sri Lanka / Ceylon
Caffeine:Caffeinated
Leaf:Teabag
61
3 Ratings
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English Breakfast

Brand:Bare Tea
Style:English Breakfast
Region:Anhui, China
Caffeine:Caffeinated
Leaf:Sachet
57
4 Ratings
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Awake English Breakfast Filterbag

Brand:Tazo Tea
Style:English Breakfast
Region:Blend
Caffeine:Caffeinated
Leaf:Teabag
55
12 Ratings
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English Breakfast (Kenilworth Ceylon Tea)

Brand:Novus Tea
Style:English Breakfast
Region:Kandy, Sri Lanka
Caffeine:Caffeinated
Leaf:Sachet
43
3 Ratings

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