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The earliest mention of tea in history dates back to over 5,000 years ago when the Chinese Emperor Shennong used it for medicinal purposes in 2,737 BC. Over the centuries, tea gradually became more common and today it is one of the most popular and sought after beverages in the world. When James Taylor first cultivated tea in Sri Lanka, little did he know that he would alter the course of Sri Lankaâ€™s economy and agriculture forever! Sri Lanka is the worldâ€™s premier supplier of the finest teas. Our Pure Ceylon Tea is famous the world over and its flavour and aroma is unparalleled.
Suvimie uses its expertise and skills to present the world with our own unique blend of Ceylon Tea. We source our teas from the finest tea growers in the country and export it to all corners of the world. The Company offers a wide range of Pure Ceylon Teas of varied types and flavours. Given below are some of these varieties.
Tea grown in different areas of Sri Lanka has its own distinct colour and taste. Following are some of the regions from which we acquire our teas.
Uva Region – Grown in the eastern slopes of CeylonÂ´s central mountains
Dimbula Region – Dimbula was one of the first areas in Ceylon to be planted with tea after coffee in the 1870s. The plantations produce a typical high grown tea.
Kandy Region – The tea plantations around Kandy supply what are known as mid-country teas. These are notable for full bodied strong teas, which appeal to everyone who likes a good brew with a strong colour.
Ruhunu Region – Teas from the low-grown areas of Ceylon are much sought after particularly in Middle Eastern countries.
Nuwara Eliya Region – Teas from Nuwara Eliya are light in colour with a unique taste and aroma.
Radella Region – Radella is a region in the central highlands surrounded by breath-taking mountain peaks, where perfect climatic and soil conditions bring forth some of the best teas in the world.
Green Tea is popular the world over for its many therapeutic qualities. Sri Lanka produces some of the worldâ€™s best varieties of Green Tea.
Suvimie presents you with an array of Flavoured & Blended Pure Ceylon Teas to make your tea drinking experience even more enjoyable.
Nuwara Eliya Region
Green Tea Fanning
Ceylon GT Gun Powder (Special)
Ginger Flavoured Tea
Lemon & Lime Flavoured Tea