This second flush offering is composed of dark leaves, which produce a rich, reddish-amber infusion. The liquor has notes of wood and hazelnut, and desirable muscatel nuances. The cup is lively, with a light effervescent quality and a sweet, lingering finis ...
The Singtom garden has been producing wonderful teas since 1852. This early summer selection has a well-made, uniform leaf, and tippy appearance. The reddish-brown liquor has muscatel notes, with hints of fruit in both the aroma and the cup. This is a tea to be savored at any time of da ...
The dry leaves of this selection have a green hue and fresh aroma. The infusion is bright, with a crisp first flush character and notes of citrus and almond. The pleasant pungency would hold up to a rich dessert. A top first flush selection.
A fine selection with a fresh herbaceous and floral quality in the aroma. The liquor is reminiscent of a dry white wine, with a light grapey sweetness and a subtle dry pungent aspect. Harvested at sunrise for optimum flavor.
This exceptional second flush offering yields a dark ecru liquor with a creamy smooth aspect. The cup has a sweet, nutty note and buttery characteristic, finishing with a pleasant pungency and pronounced muscatel complement.
Specially produced for us for the 160th Jubilee celebration of the Steinthal Estate, this 2012 production is a testament to the art of handcrafted tea. Select clonal plants were chosen for a fine plucking, performed at sunrise to ensure optimal flavor. The bold leaves and plump white buds were then ...
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.
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the finest teas available. We purchase teas from reputable brokers and estates worldwide, dealing only with
sources who are capable of providing top quality teas. We sell directly to the consumer, thus ensuring the
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