Arya Pearl Darjeeling First Flush Organic White Tea

Arya Pearl Darjeeling First Flush Organic White Tea

An exclusive and extremely rare spring White Tea from one of Darjeeling's flagship organic plantations, Arya. Handpicked just before sunrise, the Arya Pearl populars retains the 'two leaf & a bud' look, contrary to white teas which generally bear a silver needle appearance. Manufactured from ​superior clonal bushes, the tea boasts of a fresh & floral aroma with a bright & majestic infusion. The extremely mellow flavour along with a delicate smooth body with undertones of fresh greens makes for an ecstatic experience. The finish is long, sweet and sensational. Involving extreme levels of skilled craftsmanship, perfect timing of harvest, an intuitive manufacturing process backed by decades of experience, this entirely hand-manufactured tea is at par ​the finest​ vintage white wine​s. A limited edition first flush tea which can be steeped multiple times and has to be served straight with absolutely no accompaniments.
Tea TypeThere are primarily 4 tea types i.e Black, Green, Oolong & White. Plucked and produced from the same tea plant Camellia Sinensis, each tea type is differentiated based on the level of fermentation/oxidation they go through during production.
OriginIt refers to the tea growing region where this tea has been sourced from.
Flush / SeasonIt refers to the season in which this tea was harvested. First Flush refers to Spring & Second flush refers to summer.
EstateIt refers to the specific plantation/garden where this tea has be sourced from.
InvoiceTea in Indian plantations specially Darjeeling & Assam are growin in batches which are referred to the invoice number. An invoice numbers enurses that the single estate tea is 100% pure and genuine. The invoice is awarded to every batch by the tea estate itself.
Date of PickingIt refers to the date on which this tea was harvested from the tea plant and is not the date of packaging. Date of Packaging is the specific date on which the teas are finally packaged in our unit.
Grade​T​ea leaf grading is the process of evaluating products based on the quality and condition of the tea leaves​. ​The highest grades are referred to as "orange pekoe"​ i.e SFTGFOP1, FTGFOP1​, and the lowest as "fannings" or "dust".
SpecialityIt refers to weather this tea is from a specific single plantation or a special blend of teas from multiple estates & plantations curated by our Master Blenders. ​
CaffeineThe caffeine content in this tea categorized into three broad levels i.e low, medium & high.
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  • Tea Type i
    White Tea

  • Estate i
    Arya Tea Estate

  • Grade i
    SFTGFOP1

  • Origin i
    Darjeeling, India

  • Invoice i
    EX07

  • Caffeine i
    Low

  • Flush/Season i
    First Flush/Spring

  • Date of Picking i
    10th March, 2016

  • Specialty i
    Single Estate


Arya Tea Estate Setup in 1885, The Arya tea plantation in Darjeeling is situated at an average height of 1500 metres above sea level. This very prominent tea estate is known to produce some of the finest organic teas grown in Darjeeling. Its ‘Jewels Tea Collection’ known as the Ruby Black Tea, Pearl White Tea, Topaz Oolong Tea, Emerald Green Tea & Diamond Black Tea etc. is extremely popular among connoisseurs. This estate produces upto 70,000 kilograms of tea every year & its exclusive offerings command a premium every season.