Jalinga CTC Assam Second Flush Organic Black Tea

Jalinga CTC Assam Second Flush Organic Black Tea

Presenting our maiden single estate CTC black tea from the certified organic and fair-trade Jalinga tea plantations in Assam. Sapid, robust, strong, rich and full-bodied, like every classic CTC should be, this Assam is a the perfect way to brighten up your lazy mornings. With pleasant notes of malt and a delightful astringency when taken straight, this tea can be served with or without a dash of milk and cream. An excellent organic breakfast tea handcrafted for connoisseurs who cherish their cuppa with a punch.
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
    Black Tea

  • Estate i
    Jalinga Tea Estate

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  • Origin i
    Assam, India

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  • Specialty i
    Single Estate

Jalinga Tea Estate Jalinga is one of the largest organic tea plantation in India. Combined with its sister estate Chardwar, which is located right next to it, Jalinga accounts for over 30% of the entire organic tea manufactured in India taking out organic Darjeeling tea production. Located in the state of Assam, Jalinga produces over 1 million kgs of tea every year with a major focus on CTC production. This fair-trade certified estate is known for its exclusive robust and rich CTC teas.