Brew with fresh boiling water and infuse for 3 to 5 minutes
Assam Tea Dekorai Estate TGFOP- Recommended House Tea
Dekorai is situated on the broad plains surrounding the Arunachal hills on the north banks of the mighty Brahmaputra. On its east lies the 'Jia Bhorelli the wild nature park and the magnificent town of Seijusa lies north. The estate has been named after the Dickori river, a tributary of which skirts the western peripheries of the estate. Diplonga, Monai Extension, Dekoroi and Gellahating produce one of the finest qualities of tea for the Bishnauth Tea Company.
Type of Tea- Orthodox Second Flush.
Origin- Dekorai Estate, Bishnauth, Sonitpur, India.
Altitude- 78.33 Meters above sea level.
Leaf Grade- Tippy Golden Flowery Orange Pekoe.
Harvest- Mid Season
Brewing Guide- Use boiling water (100 degrees) Infuse for 3-5 minutes
How to Serve- Serve best with milk.
Tasting Notes- A light and sweet Assam with malty notes and a honeyed aroma.
Colour in Cup- Bright and golden liquor.
Pack sizes available- 50g, 125g, 250g, 500g, 1 Kilo. ( We pack everything fresh to order, nothing is off the shelf ! ). We pack all our teas in a unique material which combines card and foil, regarded as the best for retaining freshness and quality.
Storage- Airtight container away from strong smells, heat or light..
Health Benefits- Assam Tea contains a high level of antioxidants which can improve blood circulation which will decrease the risk of heart attack or strokes, decrease the risk of cancer, reduce levels of stress. Due to the high caffeine content, Assam tea is good for metal alertness and can lower the risk of Alzheimer's disease.
History- With over 869 hectares of land and staff of nearly 2000, the Dekorai Estate is only 47km from the town of Tezpur on the North side of the Brahmaputra River and has been running since 1835-36. Surrounded by thick jungle inhabited by tigers, leopards and elephants, who didn't take kindly to their new neighbours! After an accident involving a heard of elephants a 'Puja' which means temple was erected to appease the forest gods, which is still standing on site and was looked after by by an old man who lived near by from the earl 1900's to the 1940's when he sadly died. In 2008 a restoration project started with the help of the workers and the owners.
- TypeBlack Tea
- Health PointsAnti Oxidants, Cholesterol, Detox, Diabetes, Digestive, Flu, Heart, Hydration, Immune System, Refreshing, Relaxing, Weight Loss
- Caffeine LevelHigh
- OptionsLoose Tea
- Time of DayBreakfast, Lunchtime