Certainly one of the premier first flush teas from the 2013 season. The liquor is initially subtle, with complex layers of flavor including notes of pineapple and tropical fruits, and hints of vanilla later emerging in the cup.
This select tea is painstakingly processed in the style of the Chinese specialty Yin Zhen Downy White Pekoe. The flavor is subtle yet complex, with whispers of peach and melon gently emerging in the cup. The finish is lightly sweet and clean.
This premium selection has an elegant character, with light flowery nuances in the aroma and cup. The liquor has a pale, golden-amber hue, light honeysuckle notes, and a hint of almond. One of the best of the 2012 season.
A blend of select lots of Darjeeling teas produced without the use of chemical fertilizers or pesticides. The golden liquor has a delicate floral aroma and a mildly fruity flavor. The cup is smooth, and the finish is pleasingly pungent.
Starting with a premium Earl Grey, we've added the essence of lavender, which blends harmoniously with the traditional bergamot scenting. Lavender blossoms lend a visual appeal to this pleasing selection. Depending on availability, the base of this tea is either an OP or FBOP Ceylon. ...
First developed by a tea garden in Shizuoka, this tea has gained high popularity among Japanese tea connoisseurs. Fukamushi (deep-steam) manufacture requires special processing and a longer steaming time than used for traditional Sencha, resulting in a sweet, rich taste and a thick cup. The tea tak ...
Produced for the Japanese domestic market, this special Sencha has beautiful, evenly shaped, deep-green leaves with yellow highlights. The vegetal aroma is layered with lively nutty tones. The cup has medium body and well-balanced flavor. Certified organi ...
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