Tējas pasaule ir ļoti plaša un daudzveidīga, un tajā ietilpst dažādu valstu tēju tradīcijas, mēs esam izvēlējušies Šrilanku un šīs valsts tēju tradīcijas.
Līdz 1972.gadam Šrilanka bija Ceilona, salu valsts Dienvidāzijā.
Ne velti Šrilanka tiek saukta par “Indijas okeāna pērli”- tā ir neliela, taču bagātīgi apveltīta ar dabas resursiem. Tēja tiek audzēta augstkalnu Ceilonas plantācijās, kuras ir vienas no tīrākajām vietām pasaulē.
In the tea province of Dumbula, tea shrubs grow at 3500-5000 feet above sea level. The tea leaf in this region is thin, with an orange hue and distinctly aromatic flavor bouquets.
Between 2000 and 4000 ft above sea level tea bushes grow in the Kandy region. It is famous for the first tea plantations established in this country.
Tea from the Uva province is recognized throughout the world. A very delicate bouquet distinguishing it from any other. In this region, tea shrubs grow at 3000-5000 feet above sea level.
Small tea fields are located in the province of Ruhuna and grown at 2,000 feet above sea level. These tea shrubs grow in strongly fertile soils and in warm conditions
Uda, the central province of Pussellawa, is located between Kandy, Nuwara Eliya, and Uves province. Tea gardens are located at 3000-5000 feet above sea level. Compared to the Nuwara Eliya tea leaves, it is slightly darker with a rosy tint.
Nuwara Eliya tea bushes grow at 6,128 feet above sea level. This is the world’s finest tea leaf which is also recognized by experts. When prepared it produces a greenish-yellow tint and a delicate, golden hue.
In the Sabaragamuva region, as in Ruhun, tea bushes are predominantly grown around 2,500 feet above sea level. When the tea leaves are prepared, they turn dark fawn with a red tint and give a caramel aroma.