A classic smoked black tea, made with a blend of Keemun, Lapsang and Assam. Russian Caravan is not actually from Russia, however it was made popular along the trade route from China to Russia.
In the days of the camel trains across Asia this mysterious character was absorbed on the trail from evening campfires or from the camels themselves. Imagine for a moment the starry nights on the plains of Asia enroute with your precious cargo of tea to the opulent courts of St. Petersburg. You are hunkering down under your blanket and sipping tea fit for a king while trying to ward off the cold bite in the night air.