Dry Tea Leaf:
Appearance: The tea leaves of this musky summer crop from Darjeeling is manufactured during the peak summer season and is probably the best we have in this category. The organic tea leaves of this Darjeeling are regular in size, well rolled, denoting a 100% pure AV2 cultivar.
The leaves have have a perfect bloom with the presence of golden tips in plenty. They are roasted well enough which promises a good cup with floral musk characteristics as is apparent from the coppery brown infusion. Colour is predominantly bright delicious brown and has vibrancy as it shines. Leaves have a natural sweet musky and floral notes.
Fragrance: Dry leaves have a sweet musky fragrance coupled with fruity, floral and spicy notes.
Appearance: Brighter shades of the late sunset.
Fragrance: The tea has fragrance of natural musk, coupled with floral and other complex notes.
Flavour: The cup is bold and has sweet musky fragrance which makes this tea full of a complex flavours. A slight astringent bite, which is pleasant and a natural taste of Darjeeling second flush tea, is felt. A sweet lingering taste of musk and plenty of floral fragrance noted as an aftertaste.
No. of Infusions suggested: 2