Black tea is more diverse than many give it credit for being. From the floral, greenish, light oxidation black teas of Darjeeling's first flush to the dark, smoky flavor of Lapsang Souchong and the refreshing quality of an iced sweet black tea to the spicy richness of masala chai, there is incredible variety in the world of black tea.
If you're new to drinking black tea (also known as red tea), then the variety of black tea options and recipes out there can be overwhelming. Thankfully, the Internet is a particularly good resource when it comes to "top x ys," and top black teas / black tea recipes are no exception to this. For more on which black tea types to try, check out this list of the best black tea types. To start exploring black tea recipes, try this list of the top black tea recipes on About.com. Enjoy!
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