Nilgiri Jasmine Black Tea

description

A spectacle for the eyes and the palate, this blend of fine winter flush black tea and fragrant Indian flowers is an absolute stunner. While captivating aromas of jasmine and marigold fill the air, a sip will instantly transport you to a bustling flower bazaar at the crack of dawn in the streets of India – full of bright colors and sweet fragrances.

ingredients

Cornflower

Marigold

Jasmine

the experience

liquor

aroma

Soft, floral bouquet, of jasmine and marigold, with a hint of tree fruits at the back.

appearance

Amber

taste

Clean, bright, and floral, the liquor has a luscious aromatic quality that is extremely pleasant. Jasmine reigns supreme throughout the palate while marigold adds more freshness than flavor to the cup. A short release of tree fruits may be noticed towards the back, although the floral nuances are unmistakable.

COMPLEMENTS

Ideal with light Asian foods.

dry leaf

aroma

Dry and floral, marked by fragrance of jasmine.

appearance

Small, loosely-rolled, black leaves with jasmine buds and a scattering of marigold and cornflower petals.

infusion

aroma

Hummed freshness from marigold, gentle fragrance of jasmine, and hint of vegetal in the base.

appearance

Dark brown leaves with pale jasmine buds and yellow marigold petals.

steeping notes

cold filtered O2 Rich Water

Temperature

Tea Leaves

Time

hot

6 fl oz

185F -194F

2 tsp / 0.09 oz

4 mins

Recommended number of steeps - 1

condiments

Lemon

Drink Plain

Honey

TIME OF DAY
Afternoon
CAFFEINE
Medium
BEST CONSUMED
Hot
SKU HSBOB