I was gifted a box of Barry's Irish Breakfast. It is a lot like Barry's Gold Blend, only less so.
A properly steeped pot of Barry's appears to be a bottomless black pit of despair. I have adored it for years.
Barry's Irish Breakfast is a delightful, far lighter version of the same tea. It even seems to come in the same cheap paper sack. Someone once told me they could taste the bag. I was unkind in response.
Using two bags of the Irish Breakfast does not seem to deliver a stronger brew. Go figure!
Barry's Tea Irish Breakfast Teabags (80) - Pack of 2 via Amazon
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