Description: 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.
Steeping Suggestions: - Leaf Quantity: 2¼ g/cup Water Temp: 212° (boiling) Steep Time: 3 min.
Average of customer reviews submitted during the last year: ; No. of reviews: 1 Dry Leaf Appearance and Feel: Very Good, Infused Leaf Aroma and Appearance: Very Good, Infused Liquor Flavor: Very Good, Overall Value: Very Good
from Chicago, IL (United States)
(11/17/2013) Dry Leaf: Very Good,
Infused Leaf: Very Good, Liquor: Very Good,
"The brochure accurately describes the flavor notes, with woodsy, nutty (almonds) and citrus notes and a pungent finish. A very nice tea. I found the flavor subdued, however, and needed to use about 1 1/2 tsp per cup. That said, this tea looks like a green tea and can be brewed twice."
"Upton Tea Imports was founded in 1989 with the objective of providing the North American tea drinker with
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
freshest product and fairest pricing."