Puttabong 1st Flush Darjeeling

Our friends at Puttabong have done a great job with this tea. It is owned by Jayshree and is located north of Darjeeling town.  This tea came towards the end of the First Flush season in April. Brisk yet flavorful. Hats off!

Mike's Tea Ratings

Briskness: 3
Body: 2
Aroma: 3
Details: A delicious first flush Darjeeling
Dry Leaves: Green and brown leaves with the occasional silver tips
Liquor: Pale yellow
Aroma: Lovely toasted tropical fruit and floral notes
Caffeine Level: Caffeinated
Body: Light-bodied
Flavors: Nice tropical fruit flavors, the toasty nature is reminiscent of almonds
Brewing Time: 3
Brewing Temp: 175º