Dry Tea Leaf:
Appearance: The leaves of this premium Darjeeling tea are fuller comprising of the tip and the two leaves only. Colours tend towards an attractive coppery brown which has plenty of golden tips.
Fragrance: Dry leaves are noticeable aromatic tending towards a heavenly burst of biscuits and cakes. A delicious mix of floral, malty, musky and mild spices entices a tea lover to reach for the pot.
Appearance: Brighter shades of delectable light orange sunset.
Fragrance: Fragrance of Himalayan flowers, mainly wild orchids and musky notes adds uniqueness to this gem of a production from Arya. Floral notes characteristic of AV2 cultivar.
Flavour: This is one of those teas coming out from the Arya garden which is unique in its complexities and character. Mildly astringent which taste wonderful as you sense the floral and citrusy punch. A nice aftertaste is noted coupled with floral fragrance which lingers in the mouth.
No. of Infusions suggested: 2
Reasons to buy: This tea is certainly one of the most prized production from the Darjeeling hills. A perfect subtle combination of floral and musky notes unique to itself makes this second flush Darjeeling tea stand out among its peers. A must have tea for any one who loves Darjeeling and the complexity it has to offer.