After trying it, Clipper Gold Tea may be your new favorite tea. It will at least be a tea that you add to your rotation of teas. Above all else, Clipper Gold is a rich cup of tea. Africa, Indian and Sri Lankan tea leaves are blended to make this tea. Each of these country’s tea leaves serve a different purpose in making this cup of tea. The Indian tea leaves used are from Assam, which give the beverage a malty flavor. The African tea leaves are from Kenya, which gives the tea its copper color and brisk flavor. The Sri Lankan, also known as Ceylon, tea leaves provide a slight citrus flavor.