What is Bergamot?
Anyone who is familiar with Earl Grey tea knows the fragrant, citrusy scent and distinct flavor of bergamot. The most common question we get it, "What is it?" and "What does it do?"
Bergamot is a fragrant citrus fruit from the tropical,
Citrus bergamia plant that is commonly found throughout the Mediterranean. The fruit is the size of an orange and is similar in color to a lime, or even yellowish, depending on the ripeness.
Like other citrus fruits, bergamot has a distinctive flavor and smell. It is highly aromatic, and the essential oils