• Darjeeling Special Spring White

  • A revered addition to our spring ensemble this white tea is as velvety and smooth as the best of its class.

    Buying Options

    Saver Pack

    ₹ 1,299

    Maximum Retail Price (incl. of all taxes)
    - +

    100% Freshness Guarantee | Ships Fresh from Darjeeling

    Freshness Journey Our unique & transparent procurement process, from the leaf to cup

    • freshness-1
      Period of Manufacture

      12th - 13th April

    • freshness-2
      Blended at Teabox
      Within 24 hours of manufacture at the estate we receive our teas.

      14th April

    • freshness-3
      Sorted & Cleaned
      We sort the tea according to its grade, to ensure only whole leaves are sent to you, not the fannings and dust.

      14th April

    • freshness-4
      Vacuum Packed
      We vacuum pack to preserve the freshness of your teas from its 4 enemies - Light, heat, moisture and oxygen.

      14th April

    • freshness-5
      Stored @ -5°c
      Teabox is the only brand to have a cold chain processing facility in Darjeeling, that allows teas to be stored at -5°C (at 3-4% moisture levels) to preserve and enhance the shelf life.

      14th April

    • freshness-6
      Ready to Ship

      15th April

    description

    If you are looking to get acquainted with white teas then you can safely start here. This outstanding tea is a crafty blend of superior clonals giving out complex flavors to keep you piqued. The flavors are topped with a prominent citrusy note alongside typical floral-fruity flavors. This tea is a great way to enjoy and explore the prized Darjeeling whites and get a little ahead in your tea journey.

    the experience

    Over_40_Million_1

    liquor

    aroma

    Top notes of raw guava, hints of citrus blossom followed by soothing notes of cape jasmine

    appearance

    Light Gold

    taste

    A typical first flush Darjeeling clonal, tastes incredibly crisp and bright. A long and clean raw fruity length, resembling unripe tropical fruits similar to guava can be perceived immediately and flows till the finish. Soft floral notes, resembling white flowers comes through right at the end and adds a silky feel on the palate.

    COMPLEMENTS

    Best enjoyed on its own or with a bowl of fresh fruit.

    dry leaf

    aroma

    Sweet, marked by notes of tropical fruit, toasted nuts, hints of young wood and spice

    appearance

    Mix of long, well rolled, dark olive green leaves with ample pale green buds with pubescence and olive green leaves.

    infusion

    aroma

    Lifted notes of tropical fruits, orchid and hint of citrus

    appearance

    Bright olive green leaves with few pale, unopened buds

    Product-Page-Steeping
    steeping notes

    cold filtered O2 Rich Water

    Temperature

    Tea Leaves

    Time

    hot

    180 ml

    85℃ -90℃

    3 tsp / 2.5 g

    5 mins

    Recommended number of steeps - 1

    condiments

    Drink Plain

    TIME OF DAY
    Anytime
    CAFFEINE
    Low
    BEST CONSUMED
    Hot
    SEASON
    First
    SPECIALTY
    Clonal
    SKU FFGDWW | GRADE SFTGFOP1

    Freshness Journey Our unique & transparent procurement process, from the leaf to cup

    • freshness-1
      Period of Manufacture

      12th - 13th April

    • freshness-2
      Blended at Teabox
      Within 24 hours of manufacture at the estate we receive our teas.

      14th April

    • freshness-3
      Sorted & Cleaned
      We sort the tea according to its grade, to ensure only whole leaves are sent to you, not the fannings and dust.

      14th April

    • freshness-4
      Vacuum Packed
      We vacuum pack to preserve the freshness of your teas from its 4 enemies - Light, heat, moisture and oxygen.

      14th April

    • freshness-5
      Stored @ -5°c
      Teabox is the only brand to have a cold chain processing facility in Darjeeling, that allows teas to be stored at -5°C (at 3-4% moisture levels) to preserve and enhance the shelf life.

      14th April

    • freshness-6
      Ready to Ship

      15th April

    description

    If you are looking to get acquainted with white teas then you can safely start here. This outstanding tea is a crafty blend of superior clonals giving out complex flavors to keep you piqued. The flavors are topped with a prominent citrusy note alongside typical floral-fruity flavors. This tea is a great way to enjoy and explore the prized Darjeeling whites and get a little ahead in your tea journey.

    aroma:
    Top notes of raw guava, hints of citrus blossom followed by soothing notes of cape jasmine
    appearance:
    Light Gold
    taste:
    A typical first flush Darjeeling clonal, tastes incredibly crisp and bright. A long and clean raw fruity length, resembling unripe tropical fruits similar to guava can be perceived immediately and flows till the finish. Soft floral notes, resembling white flowers comes through right at the end and adds a silky feel on the palate.
    COMPLEMENTS:
    Best enjoyed on its own or with a bowl of fresh fruit.
    aroma

    Sweet, marked by notes of tropical fruit, toasted nuts, hints of young wood and spice

    appearance

    Mix of long, well rolled, dark olive green leaves with ample pale green buds with pubescence and olive green leaves.

    aroma

    Lifted notes of tropical fruits, orchid and hint of citrus

    appearance

    Bright olive green leaves with few pale, unopened buds

    cold filtered O2 Rich Water

    180 ml

    Temperature

    85℃ -90℃

    Tea Leaves

    3 tsp / 2.5 g

    Time

    5 mins

    HOT

    Drink Plain

    TIME OF DAY Anytime
    CAFFEINE Low
    BEST CONSUMED Hot
    SEASON First
    SPECIALTY Clonal
    SKU FFGDWW
    GRADE SFTGFOP1