Gielle First Flush Darjeeling

Gielle is our second First Flush (the other is Namring), and they are neighbors to the east of the City of Darjeeling. In contrast to the Narming, this is a brighter, brisker cup. The fruit flavors remind us of unripe tropical fruit. A nice stimulating brew.

Mike's Tea Ratings

Briskness: 4
Body: 1
Aroma: 3
Details: It took some time, but we're glad to offer this delicious 2020 First Flush Darjeeling.
Dry Leaves: Mostly greenish leaves with some silver tips
Liquor: Very light brown
Aroma: Green (unripe) passionfruit
Caffeine Level: Caffeinated
Body: Light-bodied
Flavors: Greenish tropical fruit
Brewing Time: 3
Brewing Temp: 175º