Darjeeling First Flush Tea 2015 Namring Upper


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Brewing instructions

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

Brewing instructions


Darjeeling First Flush Tea 2015 Namring Upper

This is a great example of a Darjeeling First Flush, the unique climate at the time of picking ensures the leaf has the benefit of the intense sunshine but also the cold, Himalayan air of early spring. The estate is known as one of the oldest, using a combination of hybrid bushes such as China, Clonal and Assams.

Type of Tea- Orthodox Indian Black Tea.

Origin- Namring Upper Estate, Teesta Valley, Darjeeling, India.

Altitude- 3280 Feet above sea level.

Harvest- 2015

Brewing Guide- Brew with boiling water and infuse for 2 to 4 minutes.

How to Serve- Best to serve on its own or with lemon.

Tasting Notes- This tea is full of fruity and floral notes and nutty tones with a gentle sweetness.

Colour in Cup- The liquor is light and bright 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 scents, smells and direct sunlight.

Health Benefits- Green, white and black tea contains an antioxidant called polyphenols which reduce celluar damage which can lead to cancer. A study published in “cancer letter” 2005 demonstrated that black tea was just as effective as green tea in fighting cancer cells.

Advice on tea you might like- Darjeeling First Flush Tea 2015 Orange Valley or Darjeeling First Flush Tea 2015 Avongrove Organic

History- This stands as one of the oldest and largest in Darjeeling, split over two levels due to the huge changes in elevation. It comprises of three gardens, Poomong, Jingiam and Namring, with a work force of over two thousand. The Estate is mostly self irrigating and produces 300 metric tones of tea a year.

Additional Info

  • Time of Day

    Breakfast, Lunchtime

  • Country


  • Health Points

    Hydration, Refreshing, Relaxing

  • Type

    Black Tea

  • Options

    Loose Tea

  • Caffeine Level


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    More like a 2nd flush

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