A rich and flavorful mid-flush organic delight that crops up every year in Puttabong Tea Estate (known affectionately as the “Clonal Queen”) just north of Darjeeling town.
Darjeeling autumnal Arya OrganicLot EX-109
From Arya Tea Estate, a relatively small garden in Darjeeling’s East Valley, comes this organic black tea made from fall harvested leaves.
Combining the warm aromatics of late harvests with the fine aerial delight of clonal Darjeeling, this tea shows great balance between woody and fruity notes.
Light spicy undertones bring richness to the profile, making it your go-to winter delicacy.
- Cultivar: AV2
- Producer: Mr Subhashish
- Altitude: 1500m
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The inside …
This superb lot is from the "Heritage" section of this classic garden, planted with 150 year old tea bushes. The infusion of its beautiful whole leaves reveals a clear liquor, lively and balanced, with a rich aroma making it one of the best Darjeelings this year. Its herbaceous and floral notes contribute a surprising lightness to this fine and refreshing tea!