Description: This is the best 2013 first flush selection we cupped from Nepal. The tea has a soft creamy mouth feel and mild pungency. The cup has dark berry notes and a light peppery accent, which come through slightly in the finish.
Steeping Suggestions: - Leaf Quantity: 2¼ g/cup Water Temp: 212° Steep Time: 3 min.
from Boulder, CO (United States)
(9/5/2013) Dry Leaf: Excellent,
Infused Leaf: Excellent, Liquor: Excellent,
"Whole greenish leaves yield a slightly jade-colored tea with an outstanding flavor profile. Dominated by complex fruit (orange oil, tropical, peach...), complemented by a hint of tannin, and a full but soft touch on the finish."
"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."