After going through samples of all Gopaldhara's First Flush teas, this was without a doubt the standout production. Produced from the best AV2 bushes on the highest parts of Gopaldhara's estate, it has a smooth sweet lingering floral taste with citrus blossom notes.
Sourced direct from Gopaldhara tea estate in Darjeeling, located in Mirik Valley and one of the highest tea estates in Darjeeling with gardens totalling 320 hectares.
- Floral aroma
- Smooth taste with citrus blossom notes
Harvest: First Flush, April 2017
Invoice: GPL RT-10
Cultivar: Ambari Vegetative 2 (AV2)
Origin: Gopaldhara Tea Estate, Darjeeling, India
Sourced: Direct from the farmer Hrishikesh Saria
Percentage of price going back to the farmer: 30%+
- Heat water to roughly 90°C/194°F
- Use 2 teaspoons per cup/small teapot
- Brew for 3-4 minutes
Packaging: Resealable ziplock bag