• Singlijan Classic Summer Black

  • Vibrant notes of malt & dates envelop the palate, making for a spirited cup.

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      Straight from Assam

      No middlemen. No auction houses. No exporters.

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      Whole leaf, highest tea grade

      Pure Indian single estate tea experience

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      At your doorstep in 7 days

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    Freshness Journey

    Our Unique & Transparent procurement process, from leaf to cup
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      Picked & Processed

      29th-30th June'20

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      Arrived at Teabox
      Within 24 hours of manufacture at the estate we receive our teas.

      2nd Aug'20

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      Sorted & Cleaned
      We sort the tea according to its grade, to ensure only whole leaves are sent to you, not the fannings and dust.

      3rd Aug'20

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      Vacuum Packed
      We vacuum pack to preserve the freshness of your teas from its 4 enemies - Light, heat, moisture and oxygen.

      3rd Aug'20

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      Stored @ -5°c
      Teabox is the only brand to have a cold chain processing facility in Darjeeling, that allows teas to be stored at -5°C (at 3-4% moisture levels) to preserve and enhance the shelf life.

      3rd Aug'20

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      Ready to Ship

      4th Aug'20

    KNOW YOUR TEA

    Singlijan produces one of the most distinguished and high-quality teas in India. It’s classic Summer Black Tea is known for yielding gorgeous dark amber-colored liquor. Beaming with strong notes of malt and dates, it leaves a never-ending depth of its mellow texture. If you are looking for a brisk cup, this cup from Assam will satiate your longing for a cup of energetic black tea.

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    Season The season of teas picked between the four flushes(harvests) of the year Second

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    Specialty Represents the cultivar of the tea plant Clonal

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    Caffeine The amount of caffeine this tea contains High

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    Time Of Day Recommended time to savor for the best tea experience Morning

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    Picking date 29-Jun-20

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    Best consumed Hot

    the experience

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    aroma

    Lifted notes of malt, dates, yellow raisins and hints of dried berries

    appearance

    Dark amber

    taste

    A full-bodied, brisk cup which beams with robust notes of malt and dates right from the start. These flavors coary the palate and resonate throughout the length of the cup. Subtle undertones of yellow raisins is discernible around the edges, adding a layer of depth and mellow texture to the liquor. Muted notes of stone-fruits can be picked up in the aftertaste; making for a distinguished finish.

    COMPLEMENTS

    Light sandwich, halloumi, greek salad, ravioli

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    dry leaf

    aroma

    Malt, cashew, dried raisins, hay along with a gourmet score of mille-feuille

    appearance

    Tightly rolled, medium-sized, blackish leaves with a scattering of attractive golden tips

    infusion

    aroma

    Sweet; marked by notes of brown dates, malt , wet wood and light notes of ripened tree-fruit

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    Short, open, bright-coppery leaves

    steeping notes

    Water

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    6 fl oz / 180 ml

    Use O2 rich water, running stream or RO filtered

    Temperature

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    185oF -194oF / 85oC -90oC

    Get the water temperature right to the recommended temperature

    Leaves

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    2 tsp / 0.09 oz / 2.5 g

    Use the suggested quantity above with the approximate water

    Time

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    5 mins

    Infuse the leaves for a recommended time

    condiments

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    Lemon

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    Drink Plain

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    Sugar

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    Honey

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    Milk

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