“Life is like a cup of tea … It’s all in how you make it” Compared to the past the world stands more connected today and with internet having done the miracle getting the finest Teas is just a press of a button away. But getting the best Teas is just half the story – the rest of the tale...
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Muscatel – The Champagne of TeasOf the many qualities that go into making Darjeeling Tea a wonderful cup – the most famous is the elusive ‘muscatel’ flavor found primarily in tea made from summer harvest in the hills – popularly called the second flush. Continue reading →
Green Tea – Nurturing Little Secrets to Stay EvergreenThe word ‘green’ flashes feelings of energy, refreshment and rejuvenation – and so does our friend over here – Green tea! When leaves harvested from the Camellia sinensis plant is made to go through very less oxidation, the process yields what is called green tea. Had the same leaves been allowed to ferment further – the result would have been the regular black tea. Continue reading →
Subtelty of the First to the Novelty of the Second - Why Darjeeling Tea Flushes are a Connoisseur’s Delight!The sultry and balmy breeze, laden with moist winds enchants us all after a torrid affair with the harsh winds of winter. The glory of spring can be best felt in an open garden valley with morning breeze whispering sweet nothings in your year as it entwines your senses with a floral mist. Spring not only heralds some titillating aroma of floral canopies, but is a welcome harbinger to the spring tea. Continue reading →