These 2021 First Flush Darjeelings are from top estates in the Darjeeling region in India. The tasting flight includes one ounce each of tea from Monteviot, Poobong, and Steinthal Estates. It also includes a BONUS tea, one half ounce of Victoria's Peak 2021 First Flush Darjeeling, only available with the tasting flight.
Monteviot is fresh with floral notes and a citrus undertone. The leaf grade is FTGFOP1.
Poobong is fresh and smooth with fruity notes. The leaf grade is SFTGFOP1.
Steinthal has floral notes and sweet undertones. The leaf grade is SFTGFOP1.
NOW TAKING PRE-ORDERS! The highly anticipated 2021 First Flush Darjeelings have arrived! The supply is limited and we are excited to share these delicate teas, known for their distinct flavor and aroma. Pre-orders will start shipping from June 15, 2021.
Brewing Instructions for First Flush Darjeelings: We recommend brewing early spring Darjeelings at a lower temperature (180-190 F) than most black teas. After boiling allow the water to cool for five minutes, and infuse the tea for approximately 3 minutes. Adjust future brews to taste.