Definitions

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  • n. A blend of black tea flavoured with oil from the rind of the bergamot orange.

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Examples

  • Earl Grey rooibos, rooibos with bourbon-vanilla pieces, and Berry Lapacho with black currant are both caffeine-free options that taste sweet without sugar.

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  • Now a baroque woodwind quintet played on the sound system while I drank coffee and Warriner sipped Earl Grey tea and accused Richard Thurman of murder.

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  • I soon stopped eating any low-fat dairy and started eating things like cheese, nuts, avocado, almond butter, thick Greek yogurt, and even half-and-half in my Earl Grey tea.

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  • This is why "Earl Grey" tea is capaitalized : From Wikipedia: "The Earl Grey blend, or 'Earl Grey's Mixture' is assumed to be named after the 2nd Earl Grey, ..."

    January 25, 2013

  • Whenever I see this, I still hear Captain Picard's "Tea. Earl Grey. Hot."

    January 29, 2011