Seeyok Premium Darjeeling First Flush Organic Black Tea

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. 
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

  • Grade i

  • Origin i
    Darjeeling, India

  • Invoice i
    DJ 04

  • Caffeine i

  • Flush/Season i

  • Date of Picking i
    7th April, 2017

  • Specialty i
    Single Estate

Seeyok The iconic Seeyok tea estate is located at a distance of 60 kms from Darjeeling town in the majestic valley of Mirik in north-east India. It is located at an altitude of 1100 to 1800 meters with a plantation area of 154 hectares. Established in 1869, Seeyok is among the finst organic gardens in Darjeeling and is popularly known for its spring and summer black teas.