Ceylon Teas Sampler
Ceylon tea ceylon estate op, lover's leap, nuwara eliya and ratnapura are from orange pekoe (op) grade. "pekoe" describes medium-size, slightly coarser tealeaves. Tea that tastes good as a bop broken orange pekoe will be even better in its op grade. To be classified as pekoe, the tea must be composed purely of the new flushes - a flush being the flower bud plucked with two youngest leaves.