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Castleton Exotic Summer Muscatel Black Tea

Like the true north, this tea sets the benchmark for other muscatels.

3.5oz/
100gm
40 cups
0.4oz/
10gm
cups
$26.99
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description

Castleton is the original home of the muscatel, and every year, all eyes are on it to see if the tea meets expectations. We’ve never been disappointed. And as we do every summer, this season too, we have a beautifully turned out muscatel, light bodied and exceptionally good.

aroma:
Marked by notes of grape, and wood
appearance:
Light Amber
taste:
The liquor starts out on a dry, brisk but turns flavourful onwards middle. Tart notes of grape, plum become prominent here. Undertones of raisin discernible, more noticeably in the aftertaste. The liquor is largely smooth, well bodied and ample in the mouth.
COMPLEMENTS:
Semi-hard cheeses, stone fruit, pancake, vanilla muffin
aroma

Features mellow notes of caramel and biscuits in the beginning and toasted almonds in the end

appearance

Mix of black and brown well rolled leaves with few tips

aroma

Slightly vegetal with subtle hints of dry fruit

appearance

Bright coppery leaves with tints of olive green

cold filtered O2 Rich Water

6 fl oz

Temperature

185°F -194°F

Tea Leaves

2 tsp / 0.09 g

Time

4 mins

hot

Drink Plain

Sugar

Honey

PICKING DATE 08 Jun 2017
TIME OF DAY Anytime
CAFFEINE Medium
BEST CONSUMED Hot
SEASON Second
SPECIALTY Muscatel
SKU SFCTMSB
GRADE FTGFOP1
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