Selimbong Special Summer Muscatel Black Tea

description

Selimbong is an estate known for their muscatels. This was made at the peak of this muscatel season, we managed to source the primest teas. The result is a classic Darjeeling muscatel that just wows us with every cup.

the experience

liquor

aroma

Woody, dried stone fruit, burnt sugar

appearance

Light Amber

taste

The liquor starts with mellow notes of burnt wood and fruit flavours. Well balanced, light bodied and soft textured. Notes of burnt wood, sugar and dried stone fruit emerge and linger for a while before finishing, gently.

COMPLEMENTS

Stone fruit, mixed berry scone, new york cheese cake and crepes

dry leaf

aroma

Subtle notes of toasted nuts and dates

appearance

Well rolled, brownish-black mixed, some with tips

infusion

aroma

Marked by notes of wood, grapes and fruity

appearance

Open, coppery leaves; some with olive green hues

steeping notes

cold filtered O2 Rich Water

Temperature

Tea Leaves

Time

hot

6 fl oz

185F -194F

2 tsp / 2.5 oz

4 mins

Recommended number of steeps - 1

condiments

Drink Plain

Sugar

Honey

PICKING DATE
07-06-2017
TIME OF DAY
Evening
CAFFEINE
Medium
BEST CONSUMED
Hot
SEASON
Second
SPECIALTY
Muscatel
SKU SFSLBCHB | GRADE FTGFOP1
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