Darjeeling Classic Summer Black Tea

description

The best blends are those that shore up the similarities between teas of the same flush. And heres one that doesnt disappoint. Made with top summer teas of Darjeeling, it screams out the flavors and textures that marked the teas of the season wood, fruit, and lifted tannins.

the experience

liquor

aroma

Soft notes of wet wood, licorice, and fresh nuts.

appearance

Light amber

taste

The liquor is mellow, medium-bodied, and slightly sour. Mellow notes of wet wood, unripe tree fruit and fern are discernible in the middle. Sour notes emerge around the edges but fade quickly. The aftertaste suggests the presence of woody tannins.

COMPLEMENTS

Antipasti, ricotta salad, fruit tart, key lime pie

dry leaf

aroma

Woody, nutty, and resinous

appearance

Mix of tightly rolled, brownish-black leaves, some with tips and brown leaf flakes

infusion

aroma

Predominantly vegetal

appearance

Coppery-olive green leaves

steeping notes

cold filtered O2 Rich Water

Temperature

Tea Leaves

Time

hot

180 ml

85℃ -90℃

1.5 tsp / 2.5 g

4 mins

Recommended number of steeps - 1

condiments

Lemon

Drink Plain

Sugar

Honey

TIME OF DAY
Morning
CAFFEINE
Medium
BEST CONSUMED
Hot
SEASON
Second
SKU SFDRB | GRADE FTGFOP1