This superb lot of Indian black tea is from the "Heritage" section of this classic garden, planted with 150 year old biodynamically grown tea bushes, perched on the mountains of the Himalayan range.
Darjeeling 2nd flush CastletonLot DJ-108
This Indian Darjeeling black tea is a perfect introduction to Second Flush and one of the best we have in the catalogue. The garden of Castleton, more than 130 years of experience and one of the most prestigious of the region, is essential tasting for any tea connoisseur.
Copper coloured leaves and buds offer subtle saline and coffee and caramel notes. Once steeped, an initial aromatic floral burst, develops into a woody, earthy and roasted hazelnut body.
An exemplary Himalayan tea.
- Cultivar: «Pure China»
- Producer: M. Gajmer
- Altitude: 1900m
- Date of harvest: June 20, 2020
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