This First Flush Darjeeling is one of those wonderful rear teas with a rich aroma, Darjeeling tea has earned the reputation of the Champagne of teas. Unlike other Indian teas it is grown from bushes that only produce small leave with intense flavour.
This tea takes its name from the river that runs through the Teesta valley, with its plantations bringing us exceptional new ( Grand Cru Teas ) each year. This tea generates great interest from the finest tea connoisseurs each year.
Teesta valley tea is a hand picked spring tea with both rich and intense flavours to start, then grows into a multitude of floral and almond aromas. The flavour is smooth and round but full in the mouth with slight astringency growing at the finish.