Barnesbeg Special Summer Green Tea

description

Indian green teas suffer in reputation for being a bit bitter. A few stand apart, and one of them is the Barnesbeg estate. A floral aroma, lovely vegetal notes, and a sweet tea, it checks our boxes.

the experience

liquor

aroma

Marked by notes of cooked vegetables and wood

appearance

Bright green

taste

Clean and brisk, cooked vegetal, with soft notes of cooked corn. The smooth creamy texture flows with medium mouth feel through the length of the cup. Slightly astringent and dry towards the end. Savour this cup sip by sip for the soft sweet notes at the edges.

COMPLEMENTS

Fresh salad, pies, pasta, fritters, grilled corn

dry leaf

aroma

Predominantly vegetal with hints of herbs, green cut grass

appearance

Tightly rolled, short even dark olive-green leaves and very few green cut open leaves.

infusion

aroma

Soft notes of spinach, cooked vegetables, wood

appearance

Dark green, unopen leaves

steeping notes

cold filtered O2 Rich Water

Temperature

Tea Leaves

Time

hot

6 fl oz

176F -185F

2 tsp / 2.5 oz

3 mins

Recommended number of steeps - 1

condiments

Lemon

Drink Plain

Sugar

Honey

PICKING DATE
14-06-2017
TIME OF DAY
Anytime
CAFFEINE
Low
BEST CONSUMED
Hot
SEASON
Second
SPECIALTY
Organic
SKU SFBBOG | GRADE FTGFOP1
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