Orange Valley Classic Darjeeling Autumn Organic Black Tea

Orange Valley Classic Darjeeling Autumn Organic Black Tea

A premium autumnal from the bio organic Orange Valley tea plantation in Darjeeling which is known to produce delicate black teas from superior chinary bushes across the year. Discover a delicious full body with the typical rich flavor of nuts & ripe fruit. A long finish follows. An excellent & our maiden autumn flush Darjeeling from this garden.
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
    Orange Valley

  • Grade i

  • Origin i
    Darjeeling, India

  • Invoice i
    DJ 170

  • Caffeine i

  • Flush/Season i
    Autumn Flush

  • Date of Picking i
    20th Oct, 2016

  • Specialty i
    Single Estate

Orange Valley The tea estate is located on the outskirts of Darjeeling town at a distance of about 3 to 4 kms. It is spread over an area of 347.26 hectares and ranges between the altitudes of 5000 to 6000 meters above the sea level. The estate produces about 1, 30, 000 kgs of tea annually. There are predominantly china bushes in this garden which is taken care by experienced and skilled workers, thus producing first class quality of tea. It is a Bio Organic tea estate which has made a distinct name for itself in the tea world and produces world’s most exclusive and unique flavoured tea that is naturally processed. The estate is surrounded by Orange trees and boasts of the breath taking view of the majestic Kanchenjunga in the backdrop.