Freshness JourneyThe only close-to-source facility in India. Teabox's unique procurement process have our teas arrive within just 3 hrs after direct sourcing from the garden. On arrival, they are sealed and packed within 48 hrs, ready to be shipped to your doorstep - The world's freshest Indian teas.
Picked & Processed
Arrived at TeaboxWithin 24 hours of manufacture at the estate we receive our teas.
Sorted & CleanedWe sort the tea according to its grade, to ensure only whole leaves are sent to you, not the fannings and dust.
Vacuum PackedWe vacuum pack to preserve the freshness of your teas from its 4 enemies - Light, heat, moisture and oxygen.
Stored @ -5°cTeabox 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.
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This tea comes from
Located about 38.3 km from our facility
Season The season of teas picked between the four flushes(harvests) of the year Autumn Flush
Specialty Represents the cultivar of the tea plant Chinary
Grade SFTGFOP1 – Special Fine Tippy Golden Flowery Orange Pekoe One.Representative of a superlative whole leaf tea made from the finest of leaves and buds of the plant with long, wiry twisted appearance. FTGFOP1
Invoice Unique Reference Number For this Batch DJ-182
Time Of Day Recommended Time to Savor For The Best Tea Experience Anytime
Marked by notes of dried drupes with hints of tangerine & nutty undertones.
A heavy-bodied, lively cup which starts with delectable notes of dried drupes akin to peach and gradually opens up to soft musky undercurrents as you make your way through the liquor. Fleeting nutty nuances reminiscent of chestnuts are discernible along the edges which however ebb to reveal a distinct oaky texture towards the finish. The aftertaste is marked by sweeter tints of red berries which lingers on, making for a memorable and distinctive Autumnal black experience this season.
5 fl oz/ 150 ml
Use O2 rich water, running stream or RO filtered
185°F-194°F / 85-90°C
Get the water temperature right for a better experience
2 Tsp / 0.09 oz / 2.5 g
Use the suggested quantity with 5 fl oz of water
Steep as per the time recommended by our tea experts
The amount of caffeine this tea contains
NO. OF STEEPS
To enhance your tea drinking experience
100% PURE & FRESH DARJEELING TEA
Certified by the Tea Board of India under the Ministry of Commerce, Government of India. Darjeeling CTM License No.- DJ/489/13032015/TE
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With the rise of adulterated Darjeeling teas blended with teas from different regions, it is important to choose an authentic Indian brand. All of our Darjeeling teas, sourced fresh from the gardens, are sold with a valid CTM license.
Freshness matters because tea is an agricultural product and also hygroscopic in nature. Which means, if the teas travel through warehouses and different temperatures it loses its inherent flavor and health properties. Fresh tea tastes better and is healthier.
Our chais and blends are made in small batches to ensure that the tea remains fresh and not stored for months before it reaches you.
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