Luxury Ingredients: Black tea
Darjeeling Estate Tea
Good body with a classic muscatel character. This quality is only available in June when the 2nd flush growing season is at its peak.
Net wt. 2.5 oz
Availability: In stock
Net Wt. 2.5 oz
Grade: TGFOP1 (Tippy Golden Flowery Orange Pekoe #1)
Due to the superb taste and limited production of Darjeelings, these teas are quite expensive. There are many who wish to take advantage of the high prices and as a result there are Darjeeling 'blends'. Regrettably these blends are quite often very poor facsimiles of Darjeeling and in some cases only contain 10% true Darjeeling teas; the balance made up from other production areas. A true estate Darjeeling is your guarantee of quality and genuine Darjeeling tea.
There are 3 main times of year for producing good quality Darjeelings: