ingredients & lore
blended with black tea, assam melody tea, ceylon sonata tea, lapsang souchong, natural strawberry flavor, strawberries, raspberry leaves
Inspired by (but not affiliated with) Himaruya Hidekaz's webcomic, Axis Powers Hetalia and the character of Ivan Braginski or Russia. Tea has been widely consumed in Russia since 17th century. Traditionally, tea imported to Russia was known for its smoky flavor from being dried on campfires to preserve it. Often, it has been consumed with added jam and lots of sugar, sometimes even with a sugar cube held between one's teeth while the tea is consumed.
steep at 212° for 3 mins
This tea contains a high level of caffeine