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Destailleur Waddesdon English Breakfast Tea Tin

£9.95

As served in the Manor Restaurant, this tea tin makes a great Waddesdon keepsake. The high-quality, loose leaf English Breakfast blend is both smooth and satisfying, it contains a traditional mix of Assam, Ceylon, Kenyan and Darjeeling.

Collection inspiration

Inspired by Château de Valois, Baron Ferdinand employed Gabriel-Hippolyte Destailleur to build him his own French-style country house, with magnificent towers and external staircases such as he had seen while in Touraine. Destailleur submitted elaborate plans to Baron Ferdinand for a vast mansion, nearly twice the length of the house as built, with a ballroom and a winter garden. Although the architect warned him that ‘one always builds too small’; Ferdinand wanted the scale reduced and a new design was approved, a mistake Ferdinand later rued. In 1883 the completion of the house was celebrated with the first of many house parties.

Size

approx 125g

Made in the UK

Yes

Exclusive to Waddesdon

Yes

Product Collections

Destailleur

Product Type

Tea