First flush Darjeeling tea from Makaibari Tea Estate of classic type. The Tea Estate is Fairtrade certified and eco certified. The tea bushes grows here at about 1500 m height.
Makaibari is located in South Kurseong, Darjeeling and was established in 1870 beeing one of the oldest tea estates in Darjeeling. The tea is grown using
First Flush is the first harvest of tea in spring, teas from this period are mild in taste and lighter to the color.
West Bengal, Darjeeling, India
The tea has a deep aromatic scent of bloom, the flavor is mild, aromatic with a floral hint and a sweet note of caramel.
This high-quality Darjeeling emits a beautiful golden-colored brew and has green leaves in color.
- use about 6 grams of tea. Pour in 100° water and let it steep for 1.5 minutes.
- use about 3 grams of tea. Pour in 100° water and let it steep for 1.5 minutes.
Second steeping 2 minutes, third steeping increase the time to 3 minutes. Make sure the temperature of the water does not drop, taste evolves with heat.