Description: One of the better values in first flush teas from 2012. The aroma has notes of stewed fruits and a lovely sweetness. The liquor is light, with an elegant floral aspect and hints of apple and green pepper. Supply is very limited.
Steeping Suggestions: - Leaf Quantity: 2¼ g/cup Water Temp: 212º (boiling) Steep Time: 3 min.
Average of customer reviews submitted during the last year: ; No. of reviews: 1 Dry Leaf Appearance and Feel: Good, Infused Leaf Aroma and Appearance: Good, Infused Liquor Flavor: Very Good, Overall Value: Very Good
(7/31/2012) Dry Leaf: Good,
Infused Leaf: Good, Liquor: Very Good,
"I was hoping to taste a peppery apple liquor since the dry leaves hinted at that aroma. But, it wasn't found. What I found was a sweet, vegetal, balance between a superior green and oolongish black making a very good cup of darjeerling. I will buy more immediately. It is very good hot or iced."
"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."