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Darjeeling Autumnal Gopaldhara

Lot DJ-124
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Product code: CSTN-48
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Perched high in the Mirik Valley of the Darjeeling region, Gopaldhara tea garden grows a AV2 cultivar to produce this lot, affectionately named "Red Thunder" by its producer.

Its liquor, smooth and full bodied, boasts an aromatic finesse ranging from notes of bark and fruit to hints of spices and nuts.

The finish has a pleasant sweetness (malt) characteristic of autumn flushes. 

  • Cultivar: AV2
  • Producer: M. Khati
  • Altitude: 1500m
  • Date of harvest: October 11, 2020
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Teapot method
balance Quantity / 250ml of water
1
thermometer Temperature of infusion
95
lined-clock Infusion length
3 - 4 min
Gaiwan technique
balance Quantity / 250ml of water
2.5
thermometer Temperature of infusion
95
lined-clock Infusion length 1
30 - 35 sec
lined-clock Infusion length 2
35 - 40 sec
lined-clock Infusion length 3
60 - 75
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Floral Fruity Wooded Earthy Spice Vegetal

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