India: Wild Tree Darjeeling 2nd Flush
Indian tea from the tea farmers!
After the liberalization of the tea plantation laws in Darjeeling, this farmer established his tea farm in 1998. From the beginning, no chemicals have ever been used on the estate and a focus on handcrafted, small batch tea processing. Leaves are left completely intact so there is less tannin when brewing. Full flavored, elegant and deep minerality. Grown at 5500m above sea level.
Wild hybrids of AV2 and Chinese Seeds
Signature muscatel with a slight smokiness from the wood that's used to fire the kiln.
5g loose tea leaves
Water temperature 195F (90C)
Steep time 60s or less to drink neat, 90-120s with milk
Resteep 2-3 times