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Organic Arya Diamond Second Flush Darjeeling Tea from Canton Tea Co.

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black (Darjeeling) Where to Buy:  Canton Tea Co. Tea Description: One of the Arya Estate’s acclaimed ‘Jewel’ teas. The Diamond delivers the bright, beautifully balanced muscatel flavours of one of the most sought after teas in the world. The dark, twisted tea leaves have streaks of gold and fuzzy silver tips. When infused, the tea is smooth and rounded with a long, sweet aftertaste that evokes dried fruits and nuts. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: When I received a sample of this Organic Arya Diamond Second Flush Darjeeling Tea from Canton Tea Co., I Read More

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Rohini Jethi Kupi Black Tea from Udyan Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  Udyan Tea Tea Description: Jethikupi is a word from the Manipuri dialect (from the North-east Indian State of Manipur) and it means ‘jasmine flower.’ In the Nepali dialect the word ‘jethi’ means the eldest girl child, while ‘kupi’ is a funnel or cone shaped object. Hence this tea points out to the earliest first flush of the tea garden. Rohini Jethi Kupi Black Tea brews into a crisp, full bodied, deep yellow cup with a malty finish. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: I have enjoyed the different teas that Read More

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Gopaldhara Spring Special Black Tea from Udyan Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black (Darjeeling) Where to Buy:  Udyan Tea Tea Description: Goapldhara is one of the highest tea estates of Darjeeling and is located in the Mirik valley. The garden is planted with high quality clonal bushes and produces exquisite teas. Gopaldhara First Flush Darjeeling Tea has a floral aroma and a sweet & mellow taste. A great tea to relax and refresh your mind. Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: Oh. My.  Goodness!  What a lovely Darjeeling! I steeped this Gopaldhara Spring Special Black Tea from Udyan Tea in my Breville One-Touch, and I was a little surprised Read More

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Rohini AV2 Exotic Black Tea from Udyan Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  Udyan Tea Tea Description: Rohini AV2 Exotic Black Tea is picked from AV2 bushes at high elevations. This First Flush Tea is plucked immediately after the long cold winter months and is bountiful with fresh flavour as the bushes are full of vigour. The infusion has a greenish leaf appearance and the tea tastes fresh and crisp. This tea is produced from the prime sections of the garden with the earliest production beginning from the 1st Week of March up to 15th April depending on the elevation. They brew into light mellow Read More

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Goomtee China Classic First Flush Black Tea from Udyan Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black (Darjeeling) Where to Buy:  Udyan Tea Tea Description: Goomtee is a very well known Darjeeling heritage garden planted with pure china bushes almost a century ago. Picked from special section of the garden called Ghani between 3000-4000 sq.ft. height, this tea is for the strong hearted first flush lovers as it has a strong body with a very slight tinge of muscatel (grape flavour usually associated with second flush Darjeelings). It is a well balanced cup that leaves a stong after taste as well. With repeated steepings, the liquor becomes sweeter and midler. Perfect tea for Read More