A nice first flush selection from one of our favorite estates. The liquor has a mild pungency, and a lovely fresh aroma. The cup has light, floral notes as well as a hint of mint and a suggestion of pine. Priced for value.
This offering represents an excellent organic Darjeeling at an affordable price. The cup has an underlying muscatel hint, as well as a toasty note. The dark liquor has a medium strength, which could accommodate milk and sweetener if desired.
Produced in the classic soft-wither style, this tea is notable for its round softness, fruity notes and gentle character. The liquor has a pleasant toasty nuance, a mint-like sweet note, and light astringency.
This selection has a smooth liquor with a light fruity aroma. The flavor notes of stone fruit are complemented by hints of muscat. With a light, pleasing bite, this tea makes an enjoyable afternoon refresher, but it is appropriate for any time of day. ...
This is another of our popular "soft wither" offerings, with a very low astringency and smooth, gentle cup. The flavor profile includes a subtle malty note with hint of dark grape and mineral nuances. One of the top teas of its style.
The well-made leaves of this selection have a russet hue and a smattering of silver tips. The liquor has hints of nuts and fruit, with a strength that can take the addition of milk. A fine tea and a great value from the 2012 Season.
A classic Namring second flush tea, with a rich, complex aroma and flavor. The golden-copper cup has a refreshing character, with pronounced muscatel notes and a gentle pungency. A great selection for the afternoon, or any time of the day.
Gopaldhara is a highly respected estate, with prime production occurring at elevations between 6,000 and 7,000 feet. This offering is created from select, premium clonal plants, resulting in a very special cup with crisp pungency that is balanced by sweet notes and hints of green grape ...
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the finest teas available. We purchase teas from reputable brokers and estates worldwide, dealing only with
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