Raipur Classic Spring Black Tea

description

Spring teas from Kangra's Raipur tea estate make their Teabox debut this year. Made from China hybrid leaves, the tea is expectedly mellow and earthy, but surprisingly fuller and sweeter than the typical Kangra tea.

the experience

liquor

aroma

Marked by notes of hardwood, tree nuts, hints of malt, and maple syrup.

appearance

Pale green

taste

The liquor is mild, sweet and tipped with mellow notes of cooked vegetables, malt, and maple syrup.

COMPLEMENTS

Dark chocolate, hard cheeses, apple pie, macaron, cookies

dry leaf

aroma

Toasted nuts, hints of wet wood and resin

appearance

Mix of long, tightly rolled, narrow, deep green and black leaves and green leaf specks

infusion

aroma

Cooked vegetables, sweet pea, juicy fruit, and moist wood

appearance

Fully open light green to olive green leaves

steeping notes

cold filtered O2 Rich Water

Temperature

Tea Leaves

Time

hot

180 ml

85℃ -90℃

3 tsp / 2.5 g

4 mins

Recommended number of steeps - 1

condiments

Drink Plain

Sugar

Honey

PICKING DATE
10/04/17
TIME OF DAY
Anytime
CAFFEINE
Medium
BEST CONSUMED
Hot
SEASON
First
SPECIALTY
Chinary
SKU KGFFRPB | GRADE SFTGFOP1