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Singbulli Special Summer Oolong Tea

Another fine addition to the growing range of Darjeeling oolongs, this one will find favor with Darjeeling fans who like their tea more black than green.

1.8oz/
50gm
20 cups
0.4oz/
10gm
4 cups
3.5oz/
100gm
40 cups
$13.99
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description

Another fine Darjeeling estate that has added the oolong to its repertoire is Singbulli. This one, made from good summer flush tea, tends towards the black tea, being more oxidized. Tree fruit and nutty notes are a standout feature. It may be better enjoyed by a connoisseur rather than a beginner to these teas.

aroma:
Lifted notes of burnt wood with hints of dried tree fruit, fennel seeds
appearance:
Dark yellow gold
taste:
The liquor is full-bodied, ample in the mouth, and quite smooth. Woody with short notes of fennel seeds and notes of nuts are present. The finish is also woody, however a notes of tree fruits emerges towards the end and lingers for a while on the palate.
COMPLEMENTS:
Sandwich, peach pie, apple pie, cornbread
aroma

Woody start with hints of toasted nuts, dry earth, hay

appearance

Mix of loosely rolled brownish-black leaves and silver buds and open floating brown leaves.

aroma

Marked notes of spicy, woody, fennel seeds

appearance

Dark and light coppery mixed leaves

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 05 Jun 2017
TIME OF DAY Evening
CAFFEINE Medium
BEST CONSUMED Hot
SEASON Second
SPECIALTY Clonal
SKU SFSBO
GRADE FOP
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