• Assam

  • Single Estate

Khobong Special Summer Raspberry Black Tea

A fragrant Assam cup with sweet notes of raspberry complemented by nuanced maltiness and flavors of brown dates.

3.5oz / 100gm

40 cups

0.4oz / 10gm

4 cups

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$12.99 $6.49 50% off

description

Khobong’s unique annual feature, this raspberry special is medium-bodied, robust and bright. The fresh mix of sweetness and tart of raspberry jam comes alive right from the start and stay on throughout. Subtle tones of malt and dates underline the middle, with delightful notes of dried apricots coming through the end making the liquor delectable. The overall fruitiness remains for a distinctive and rare Assam experience.

the experience

Khobong Special Summer Raspberry Black Tea

liquor

aroma

Marked by notes of raspberry jam along with undertones of malt, brown dates and dried drupes

appearance

Dark red

taste

A medium-bodied, robust, bright-tasting cup which starts with distinct notes of raspberry jam which resonate throughout the length of the liquor. Subtle malty undertones interlaced with flavors of brown dates come through towards the middle, rendering a gentle sweetness on the palate. Delectable notes of dried drupes akin to apricots comes through towards the finish, adding a layer of depth and pleasing texture to the cup. The fruity notes linger on, making for a memorable experience of Assam orthodox black tea.

COMPLEMENTS

Best enjoyed on its own or ideal with soft cheeses like Camembert and a salad course

dry leaf

aroma

Lifted notes of malt, vanilla, biscotti, cashew with delicate fruity intonations

appearance

Tightly rolled, short, evenly-sized, blackish leaves with a scattering of golden tips

infusion

aroma

Sweet, reminiscent of raspberry jam, raisins, red berries with subtle hints of wet wood

appearance

Short, open, mix of light coppery and dark brown leaves; some with stems detached

Product-Page-Steeping
steeping notes

cold filtered O2 Rich Water

Temperature

Tea Leaves

Time

hot

6 fl oz / 180 ml

185°F -194°F / 85℃ -90℃

2 tsp / 0.09 oz / 2.5 g

5 mins

Recommended number of steeps - 1

condiments

Lemon

Drink Plain

Sugar

Honey

Milk

PICKING DATE
2-Aug-19
TIME OF DAY
Anytime
CAFFEINE
High
BEST CONSUMED
Hot
SEASON
Second
SPECIALTY
Raspberry jam
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