In pursuit of excellence, the founder of Dilmah, Merrill Fernando has established integrated family business with investment in tea plantations, packaging and distribution of materials and equipment for the industry. By expressing its commitment to top quality, the company has re-established Ceylon Tea as the best in the world.
To please even the most sophisticated tea drinkers, Dilmah offers a number of tea variations, from Dilmah Premium Black Tea, Dilmah Green Tea and Dilmah Ceylon Gold to Gourmet teas, Dilmah fruit teas and herbal infusions. Dilmah collection of fine teas is presented in the company's catalogue and offers teas for every taste and occasion: rare Boutique Teas, sophisticated and stylish Single Estate Teas, Single Region and Origin Ceylon Teas.
The range includes special occasion teas, black tea for everyday enjoyment, a collection of rare teas and designer teas, oolong tea, green tea and white tea, in addition to a variety of natural herbal infusions. To complement the choice of teas, the company offers specially designed tea accessories, such as porcelain teapots, mugs and cups.
Among those enjoying the widest popularity are Dilmah Green Teas, which undergo minimal oxidation during processing. Popular in Taiwan, Japan and China, green tea has recently entered the Western market, which was dominated by black tea. It is unfermented form of the tea that begins with the same type of plant as oolong and black tea - Camellia Sinensis, but with completely different processing: black tea is dried over dry heat that increases caffeine content. As compared to black tea, green tea contains less caffeine, some 20mg per cup.
The selection of Dilmah Green Teas includes Jasmine tea, Oolong tea, Sencha and Moroccan Mint, presented in loose leaf and bags. Thus, you can choose from Jasmine Green 30 Tagless Tea Bags, Jasmine Green 50 Tagless Tea Bags, Natural Green 25 String and Tagged Tea Bags, Jasmine Green 25 String and Tagged Tea Bags, Sencha Green 25 String and Tagged Tea Bags, Sencha Green Lemongrass 25 String and Tagged Tea Bags, Sencha Green Camomile 25 String and Tagged Tea Bags, Natural Green 50 String and Tagged Tea Bags, Jasmine Green 50 String and Tagged Tea Bags, Organic Sencha Green 50 String and Tagged Tea Bags, Natural Green 100 String and Tagged Tea Bags, Jasmine Green 100 String and Tagged Tea Bags, Natural Green 25 Enveloped Tea Bags, Jasmine Green 25 Enveloped Tea Bags, Sencha Green 25 Enveloped Tea Bags, Natural Green Tea 100g Leaf Tea, Natural Green Tea 200g Leaf Tea and Jasmine Green Tea 125g Leaf Tea.
In addition to Dilmah Green Teas, a number of consumers give preference to Dilmah herbal infusions, which are not truly teas, but dried fruits or herbs. For herbal blends the company searches for the finest herbs available and blends those to have flavors compliment one another. These herbal blends contain no caffeine, and hence can essentially benefit health.
Offered by Dilmah are Dilmah Herbal Tea - the combination of pure chamomile flowers with whole leaf mint, and Dilmah Decaffeinated Lemon Tea with a touch of natural lemon flavor.