Black Teas are probably the most produced and consumed tea type in the world. Black Teas are fully fermented/oxidised teas and are known for their exquisite flavor, strength & aroma. Often enjoyed with milk and sugar, Black teas are...
The bright olive green infusion is worth relishing as much as this black tea from a well-known Darjeeling estate. Light bright coppery brew starts out on a soft and clean note which turns sweet in the middle, marked by notes of sweet greens, citrus, and oak wood. The cup retains a crisp freshness all through and makes for a classic of the season.
Given how refreshing it is to the palate, it makes for a great cleanser between courses of a rich spread.
Seeyok Premium Darjeeling First Flush Organic Black Tea
The blackish and green tinge to the tea set the mood for this straight-forward cup. The bright coppery brew is clean from start to end with earthy green notes at its heart. From cut grass and coriander in the attack to yellow tree fruit and burnt wood at the end, it is a medium-bodied Darjeeling chinary to be savoured morning and evening.
It can be complemented with steamed chicken or dumplings, a lemon fish fillet or a Greek salad.
Selimbong Exotic Darjeeling First Flush Organic Black Tea
From an estate nestled in the folds of the eastern Himalayas, in Darjeeling, comes this chinary which is sweet, full-bodied, balanced and smooth. This is a high-grade black tea which captures the signature brightness in teas that the estate prides in.
A brisk floral note with a touch of citrus around its edges, starts off the cup which gives way to sweet greens at the base and hints of tree fruit to finish off. A flavourful tea it gives off a woody aroma which complements the amber coloured brew in the cup very well.
The tea is best savoured along with a hearty breakfast spread.
Makaibari Premium Darjeeling First Flush Organic Black Tea
Restrained in cup yet highly aromatic; perfect for picking up a balmy day. Unusually full-bodied for a Darjeeling spring offering, this tea has been made at the celebrated Makaibari Tea Estate. It’s big on flavors of succulent tropical fruits with traces of the more classic spring notes, of citrus fruit and nuts.
This cup of Darjeeling captures the finesse quite like a Zifandel wine. From a light, fruity start to a heady red rose and fresh plum at its heart and a clean melon rind flavour in its finish. The sudden sourness around the centre brought on by the tannins lend an oak-like flavour.
This tea is certainly a light-hearted one to be taken by itself at any time of the day.
A celebrated tea from a much-loved estate in the Himalayas. We suggest two steeps to fully relish it's flavours.
Longview Highlands Classic Darjeeling First Flush Black Tea
A classic Spring tea of the Darjeeling region, the light amber coloured brew in the cup smells of lily, sweet greens as well as a hint of citrus oil. The tea carries a variety of textures in its taste including coriander, nuts and green vegetables, including a hint of yellow zucchini.
This tea is a lovely add-on for garden salad or a cucumber sandwich taken in the morning or evening.
Arya Classic Darjeeling First Flush Organic Black Tea
This vegetal delight from one of Darjeeling's best-loved tea gardens is the perfect companion to comfort food. Unlike the lighter floral and vegetal teas of the season, this is an intense flavour worth indulging in. Relish the sweet pea, fresh nuts and guava flavours with an impression of waxy white flowers as well. A surprising baked biscotti flavour enhances the aftertaste.
This tea goes well with croissants, puffed pastries, muffins and buttered toast served with scrambled eggs.
Okayti Premium Darjeeling First Flush Organic Black Tea
The 2017 harvest of our Okayti Premium spring tea entails of cover everything you seek in a premium first flush. The aroma is sweet and smells of fresh orchards. The flavor is exquisite with suggestions of pear and passion fruit combined with slight hints of sandalwood. The liquor is bright golden with a toasty grassiness in the infusion. A sweet sensation of sugary spring follows in the aftertaste. An excellent cuppa and one of our popular offerings
Okayti Wonder Darjeeling First Flush Organic Black Tea
A smooth and sensational organic spring tea from one Darjeeling's most expansive plantations, Okayti. A premium early invoice with well made leaves laden with silver tips. The dry leaf offers a whiff of fresh grass which brews a bright liquoring cup with a golden shimmer and a gentle aroma of honey. The cup is deliciously mellow and smooth with no astringency. The flavour is complex with notes of sweet fresh greens and ripe fruit. A must sought after first flush Darjeeling.
Giddapahar Exotic Darjeeling First Flush Black Tea
A sweet vegetal profile reminds you green peas with notes of yellow flower that finishes off on the note of raw guava. A bright and brisk liquor that leave behind a fresh herb smell in the infusion, is golden and tastes of orchids, citrus and berry. There isn't much of a vegetal flavour to this tea but a hint of sweet greens that complements the fruitiness.
Castleton Premium Darjeeling First Flush Black Tea
A classic tea from one of a revered estate and this tea never fails to impress. A bright tasting, full-bodied tea that is as satiating as it gets. The clean notes of citrus and sweet greens dominate the top of the palate as the brisk tea fills the sense with wonder. From citrus blossom, fresh nuts and apricot jam in the subtle notes to ripe stone fruits and a gentle floral undertone all merged into a consistent green profile. The tea washes down on a light note of watermelon that doesn't linger. The tea is not too sweet in itself, like dried figs. Given the sensory delight that this tea is, it is best taken by itself to start or finish a day.
Arya Diamond Darjeeling First Flush Organic Black Tea
A highly aromatic First Flush tea from one of the celebrated estates of Darjeeling. The tightly rolled leaves carry the specks of green that dominate the tea. Once brewed, your cup will have an earthy aroma. The tea itself is chinary with a mild vegetal profile, much like a green tea.
This tea makes for a simple cup to savour the joys of life. It can be served with fritters, seafood or steamed chicken.
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