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Mann Special Spring Black Tea

Gentle, fragrant, and an all-day tea from one of Kangra's highest and oldest tea estates.

1.8oz/
50gm
20 cups
0.4oz/
10gm
4 cups
3.5oz/
100gm
40 cups
$9.99
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description

Kangra is reputed for producing some of the nicest self-drinking teas in the world. And this first flush clonal black tea is easily one of the best such teas we've come across. It’s a soft, sweet-smelling tea, that’s also feels effortless on the palate. It’s exceptional in its texture and aromas; an elegant example of Kangra tea at its best.

aroma:
Warm, sweet and soft; marked by notes of steamed corn kernels and lily.
appearance:
Gold
taste:
The liquor is smooth, ample in the mouth, well-balanced and well-rounded. It has a lovely perfumy floral length, made soft by mellow notes of corn silk. Undertones of sweet greens are also discernible in the cup.
COMPLEMENTS:
Fresh fruit, Mediterranean salads, pesto, cucumber sandwich, fritters
aroma

Clean notes of fresh wild greens and wild flowers

appearance

Long, well rolled greenish-black leaves - some with tips - and bright green leaf cuttings

aroma

Soft notes resembling cooked legumes

appearance

Fully opened bright whole olive green leaves and unopened buds

cold filtered O2 Rich Water

6 fl oz

Temperature

185°F -194°F

Tea Leaves

2 tsp / 0.09 g

Time

5 mins

hot

Lemon

Drink Plain

Sugar

PICKING DATE 05 Apr 2017
TIME OF DAY Anytime
CAFFEINE Medium
BEST CONSUMED Hot
SEASON First
SPECIALTY Clonal
SKU KGFFMB
GRADE FTGFOP1