Darjeeling Masala Chai

description

An exclusive in house creation by our master blenders. For this blend, lemongrass and fennel are mixed with aromatic Darjeeling black tea to create a medley of flavors. The citrusy perfume emitted by the lemongrass is quite heady and gives a fresh twist to the chai. A must try for all chai lovers.

ingredients

Fennel

Lemongrass

the experience

liquor

aroma

Floral, citrusy

appearance

Carrot orange, bright

taste

Full-bodied, strong, floral Darjeeling tea with fennel, citrus and lemon flavors. The citrus flavor is refreshing.

dry leaf

aroma

Citrusy, fennel, sweet spice

appearance

Brownish-black tea with fennel and lemongrass

infusion

aroma

Floral, citrusy, sweet spice

appearance

Brown opened leaves with lemon grass and fennel

steeping notes

cold filtered O2 Rich Water

Temperature

Tea Leaves

Time

hot

180 fl oz

90-100 oF

1.0 tsp / 2.3 g

5 Mins

Recommended number of steeps - one

condiments

Drink Plain

Honey

Sugar

TIME OF DAY
Afternoon
CAFFEINE
Medium
BEST CONSUMED
Hot
SKU CXSDMB | GRADE FTGFOP1

9 Reviews

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Likes

  • Great Aroma 8
  • Unique Flavor Profile 4
  • Smooth Body 3
  • High Quality 3
  • Freshness 3

Dislikes

  • No Flavor 1
  • Weak 1
  • Bitter if Over-Steeped 0
  • Strong 0

Best Served

  • Anytime 5
  • Morning 3
  • Afternoon 2
  • Dessert Tea 0
  • Evening 0

quiet.dissident

Aug. 8, 2016

Great flavor

Likes : Great Aroma, Unique Flavor Profile.

Best Served : Anytime.

Clean, crisp flavor to this one. I enjoyed it.

Piotr

Jan. 3, 2016

Delicate, citrusy chai tea

Likes : Freshness, Great Aroma, Smooth Body, High Quality, Unique Flavor Profile.

Best Served : Afternoon.

Quality chai! Light and smooth, with a strong lemongrass flavour.

N

Sept. 21, 2015

Refreshing blend

Likes : Great Aroma, Smooth Body, High Quality, Unique Flavor Profile.

Best Served : Anytime.

Got this as a free sample, wasn't quite sure what to expect. Can find chai blends too spicy sometimes. Love this tea. Heavier on the fennel than the lemon grass. Perhaps the blend confuses my palate but I get quite a strong honey taste too. Definite citrus aftertaste. Nothing overpowering (unless you don't like fennel, lemon grass or citrus obviously...). Intend to order with next purchase.

Alexander

Aug. 28, 2015

Exotic flavors and very high-quality tea.

Likes : Smooth Body.

Best Served : Morning.

Firstly, I love that the "plucked-on" date is right on the outside of the package. The lemongrass goes really well with the rich tea flavor. It has a wonderful grape-like smell that is typical of Darjeeling teas and the only problem I would say I found is the fennel is a little bit over-powering for me. The black tea provides a great burst of energy though and it really comes in handy early in the morning. I plan on trying this tea again soon.

Alexander

July 14, 2015

Great all-around Chai

Likes : Great Aroma, High Quality.

I believe that the word 'Masala" means mix in Urdu and this mix is definitely a hit with my friends and I. It has a very strong flavor because of the fennel and lemon grass and I like to mix in a little bit of sugar as well. This tea is very high quality and I can drink it all day and night without getting tired ofc in my opinion!

Plopeanu

July 1, 2015

It gives you a refresh !

Likes : Freshness, Great Aroma.

Best Served : Morning.

The lemongrass aroma is simply waking you up and the fennel intense taste confirms this state.

Laurence

May 10, 2015

Excellent

Likes : Great Aroma, Unique Flavor Profile.

Dislikes : No Flavor.

Best Served : Anytime, Morning, Afternoon.

A very pleasant combination, the spices compliment the darjeeling very well. I added a little honey. Overall a good cup of Chai

Anand Safi

April 7, 2015

Nice introduction to fresh darjeeling tea

Likes : Great Aroma.

Best Served : Anytime.

This chai gives you an indication of the aroma that each darjeeling tea leaf has inbuilt

Stephanie

Dec. 5, 2014

Good chai tea

Likes : Freshness, Great Aroma.

Dislikes : Weak.

Best Served : Anytime.

If you like chai that isn't overly spicy, then you will enjoy this one. It has a pleasant taste and the spices are not overpowering as in some other chai teas. This tea can be enjoyed anytime of day.

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