Description: Sometimes referred to as "The Champagne of Ceylon Teas," selections from the Nuwara Eliya district have a flavorful and refined character. This refreshing, high-grown example has a smooth cup with light citrus notes and a clean finish.
Origin: Sri Lanka
Steeping Suggestions: - Leaf Quantity: 2¼ g/cup Water Temp: 212º (boiling) Steep Time: 4-5 min.
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from Saint Paul, MN (United States)
(11/10/2012) Dry Leaf: Very Good,
Infused Leaf: Very Good, Liquor: Very Good,
"Quite delightful. A good example of a darker Nuwara Eliya (light golden brown) though perhaps not the most complex I've had. The brightness reminds me of whiskey, of all things -- the Bushmills or Speyside of teas."
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