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Carved from the tropical rainforest in the foothills of the eastern Himalayas, the Namsang tea estate is remotely located in the Upper Assam Valley. The boundary of the estate is marked by canopies of immense Hollong and White Meranti trees and is also part of a rich biome that is home to over 277 bird species, leopards, golden langur, wild elephants, and the rare one-horned Indian rhino. The isolated location along with the slight elevation gives the tea from this estate high grown character. Deeper malty flavors and with the liquor, a shade of dark amber, the notes of dates, cocoa, and a hint of wood permeates the palette. The lingering aftertaste of dried drupes calls to the mind a sublime experience of the Indian Harvest, 2021!
Season The season of teas picked between the four flushes(harvests) of the year Second Flush
Specialty Represents the cultivar of the tea plant Assamica
Caffeine The amount of caffeine this tea contains High
Time Of Day Recommended time to savor for the best tea experience Morning
Picking date 6-Aug-2021
Best consumed Hot
Grade GTGFOP1 - Golden Tippy Golden Flowery Orange Pekoe One.Wiry, long and full of golden buds - Representative of fineness of the produce. GTGFOP1
Invoice Unique Reference Number For this Batch OR-390
Lifted notes of malt, dates, cocoa and hints of wood
A full-bodied, robust Assam cup which starts with a pronounced malty character and defines the central theme of the liquor. Subtle sweet accents, akin to dates interlaced with cocoa-like textures are discernible towards the middle and around the edges, adding a layer of depth and rounded feel to the liquor. Muted woody notes shore up towards the finish which however ebb to finish on lingering sweet tones of dried drupes.
A hearty breakfast spread of buttered toast, jam and fresh fruits
Malt, fresh nuts, hints of cedar along with a gourmet score of pralines
Short, tightly rolled, blackish leaves with some tips
Sweet; marked by notes of dates, raisins, hint of honey and muted woody intonations
Short, slightly open, mix of dark-brown and light-coppery leaves; some with tints of green
Recommended Steeps 1
Use O2 rich water, running stream or RO filtered
Get the water temperature right to the recommended temperature
1.5 tsp / 2.5 g
Use the suggested quantity above with the approximate water
Infuse the leaves for a recommended time
Where this tea comes from
Located about 897.1 km from our facility
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