Basanti Tea is a gourmet beverage brand served up in all-black everything. This badass tea packaging comes from the mind of Mexico-based studio Menosunocerouno with the intention of conveying elegance and sleekness.

I hope that Basanti Tea is as good as the packaging, because the impeccably-designed boxes and bags for the beverage definitely set some high expectations. Check out the Basanti Tea packaging in the gallery.

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