If black tea from China is too soft for your taste, perhaps this is a good option. While having same level of pleasant flowery character, Himalayan Finest Flowery has a lot more sharpness and strength. Our garden, 1800m above the Dhankuta region, lends a pristine growth environment for the tea. The extreme difference between day and night, winter and spring, the dry air and unique minerals in the soil give a distinctive taste profile to this light color black tea. EU and USDA certified organic.
Fragrant dry leaves. Refreshing bright floral aroma with distinctive notes of citrus peel in the likes of bergamot. Crisp, earthy accents. Strong, full body infusion that is lightly sweet and malty. Lively with tinkling tones of minerals and slight citrus bites. Refreshing aftertaste.
Steeping for 5~6 minutes at 95°C gives you the full taste profile. However, if you prefer more flowery aroma, use more leaves with shorter infusion time. Please note that this is a strong tea, use the 1g to 100ml water ratio ( or less ) for plain drinking.
Comparable with the finest Darjeeling
While Darjeeling has enjoyed a popularity and a surging price, this similar tea that comes from the other side of the national border has yet to be a household name. We have been working with perhaps the most serious tea farmer to bring you this single batch 2016 first flush that shines even amongst its peers. Enjoy the great value before the rising fame of Nepali tea demands a higher price.
For people who like classic style Phoenix but desire something more mellow than Honey Orchid, Orchid Gratus offers a taste that is as full-bodied. It is balanced with as subtle a warm and slightly sweet aroma. Not only is this a great choice for the veteran tea connoisseur who seeks peace in the cup, but is also a bridge between softer oolongs and the more vibrant world of taste in Fenghuang Dancong.
Finer and safer quality Longjing from the genuine origin has become so high price that there is a high demand for alternatives. Tea Hong’s Longjing Pure is produced deep in the high mountains in a national conservation area away from pollution. Same latitude as Hangzhou, but higher up in altitude. Even more ideal for green tea. Not only does it answer the market need but can also satisfy the connoisseur’s high requirement for taste authenticity. Tea Hong’s Longjing Pure. Purely Longjing.
A green tea made from the first flush of a Taiwan wulong cultivar grown in the mountains of the Huangshan UNESCO World Heritage Site to the strictest organic standard, Tea Hong’s Organic Spring has a mild and yet flavorful character that changes according to how it is infused and the state of the drinker. This non-demanding fluidity makes this tea a great choice for the Zen sitter and the hard thinker, to whom discovery is a transcendence.
While White Peony from Fuding tastes more floral, that from the other earliest region, Zhenghe, tastes longer and deeper. The more tedious curing process is marked by the darker colors on the leaves. This is the best and most classical representation from the origin, aka King of White Peony, a favorite by many white tea connoisseurs.