Dry Tea Leaf:
Appearance: The wooly tender fresh tea leaves are delicately rolled and comprising of plenty of silvery buds making up the two leaf and a bud plucking standard. Colour is a mixture of light and dark green delicately rolled, a delight to the eye with lots of silver bloom of the buds.
Fragrance: Dry leaves have a sweet floral fragrance characteristic of AV2 cultivar reminding you of wild orchids and other Himalayan flowers.
Appearance: Brighter shades of sparkling light lemon.
Fragrance: Fragrance of floral notes are distinct in the liquor. The floral notes are of the Himalayan flowers along with other complex fragrances of the local flora characteristic of the AV2 teas.
Flavour: Floral notes are prominent when sipped followed by a sweet lingering taste noted as an aftertaste which lasts for hours. It taste better when sipped as it cools.
No. of Infusions suggested: Two good infusion followed by a third which yielded a lighter liquor.
Reasons to Buy: This batch is a rare tea from Singbulli which has the best of AV2 flavours making it light as well as floral. A perfect tea for those who love teas from AV2 cultivar.