2023 Thurbo Darjeeling First Flush Tea

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Brew with fresh boiling water and infuse for 3 to 5 minutes

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The 2023 Thurbo Darjeeling First Flush Tea is a special tea grown in the high-altitude hills of Mirik, India. This tea estate is situated at an elevation ranging from 2,500 to 6,200ft and is one of the largest tea estates in Darjeeling. It’s bordered by Gopaldhara Tea Garden, River Runbong, River Mechi and Phuguri Tea Garden.

This premium quality First Flush Tea has a neat green leaf with some tip and bright orange liquor. The flavour is well-rounded, with hints of peach and sweetness that will tantalise the taste buds.

For tea lovers looking to experience the unique character of Darjeeling teas, the 2023 Thurbo Darjeeling First Flush Tea should be at the top of their shopping list!

Thurbo Tea Estate

Established in 1872, Thurbo is a renowned Darjeeling tea garden that is currently owned by the Goodricke Group. The group is known for managing several other reputable tea gardens such as Margaret's Hope and Castleton. With such a history and pedigree, these tea gardens are considered some of the most illustrious in the world.

Thurbo, the name of the area, comes from the Nepali word "Tombu," which means "tent." This area was once used by the British, who set up their tents there while they were battling the Nepalese in 1870.

Today, Thurbo Darjeeling First Flush Tea is cultivated and processed under the supervision of experienced tea experts using traditional methods. The result is a high-quality product that showcases the unique characteristics of this much sought-after region. It's no wonder why 2023 Thurbo Darjeeling First Flush Tea has become one of the most beloved teas in India!

How to Make Thurbo Darjeeling Tea

Making Thurbo Darjeeling Tea is an easy process that requires minimal effort and time. All you need to do is boil water, wait for the water to cool down, and then add 1 teaspoon of tea leaves for each cup you wish to brew. Allow it to steep for 2-3 minutes before drinking.

Additions: If desired, you can also add honey to taste. For a lighter cup of tea, steep for a shorter period and add more water after steeping.

Tasting Notes: The liquor boasts a vibrant orange hue and packs a full, balanced flavour with subtle notes of succulent peach.

Caffeine Content: Thurbo Darjeeling Tea is a caffeinated tea. On average, an 8 oz cup of this tea contains around 22-45 milligrams of caffeine.

2023 Thurbo Darjeeling First Flush Tea Benefits

Darjeeling First Flush Tea has several health benefits, making it a popular choice for many tea enthusiasts. It helps to relax the body and mind, boosts immunity, aids digestion, and is full of antioxidants which help to combat diseases. It's also known to improve sleep quality due to its calming properties.

So if you're looking for an energising and invigorating cup of tea, 2023 Thurbo Darjeeling First Flush Tea is the perfect choice! Start your day with this special tea produced in one of India's most famous tea-growing regions. Enjoy!

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    Black Tea
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    Anti Oxidants
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