Zaloni Classic Summer Black Tea

description

The Zaloni tea estate is well-known for producing some of the best orthodox Assam black teas. This year, once again, we have been treated to a well-made, tippy black tea thats brisk, is tipped with robust flavors of herbs and nuts, and pairs superbly with a hearty breakfast spread.

the experience

liquor

aroma

Malt, dates, wood, hints of raisins and dark chocolate

appearance

Amber

taste

The liquour starts with moderate briskness being full bodied and feels ample in the mouth. Notes of wood extend throughout the cup. Mild sweet flavours similar to raisins and apricot come through in the backdrop. There is a gentle sweetness, with additional briskness that remains on the palate for long.

COMPLEMENTS

A hearty breakfast spread of buttered toast, fresh fruit and baked beans.

dry leaf

aroma

Woody, dry apricot, hints of henna and chilly leaves in the finish

appearance

Wiry, short black leaves with abundant light golden tips

infusion

aroma

Marked by malt, wood and hints of dry herbs

appearance

Bright coppery red whole leaves

steeping notes

cold filtered O2 Rich Water

Temperature

Tea Leaves

Time

hot

180 ml

85℃ -90℃

1.5 tsp / 2.5 g

5 mins

Recommended number of steeps - 1

condiments

Lemon

Drink Plain

Sugar

Honey

Milk

PICKING DATE
July 12, 2017
TIME OF DAY
Morning
CAFFEINE
Medium
BEST CONSUMED
Hot
SEASON
Second
SPECIALTY
Assamica
SKU AXSFZLB | GRADE STGFOP1
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