ABOUT THE GARDEN
Overlooking the magnificent snow-capped peaks of Mount Kanchenjunga – the world’s third highest mountain range, the Puttabong Tea Estate is located at an altitude of 1500 to 6500 feet msi and spread across 22 kms ending in the snow fed Rangeet river. This garden is one of the biggest tea estate in Darjeeling comprising of 5 divisions located at a stretch of approximately 20 Km from Darjeeling city to Sikkim State border.
BEST TIME TO DRINK
BREWING INTRUCTIONS(1) Begin with filtered or bottled water. (2) Heat water to a boil.Put in 2.5 to 3 gms of tea for every cup of water. (3) Let it steep for 3 to 5 minutes (4) Pour into a cup through a strainer.
Colourly with some body & character but hardly having any flavour.
Fair assortment of leaf with good density & one or two visible tips but some fine stalks also.
Brownish bright with mixture of some grey leaf & some Assamie nose.