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Darjeeling, Assam, & Nepal Tea

Teas from the northern edge of the Indian continent are incredibly varied and unique.

Darjeeling teas are grown in the Darjeeling district in West Bengal, India. Darjeeling teas yield a light to medium bodied tea, light in color, and with a prominent floral aroma.
Assam teas are known for their full body, brisk, malty flavor, and strong, bright color.
Nepal teas compare well to second flush Darjeeling teas, but offer an experience unique to Nepal.

Teabags
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Darjeeling Blend SFTGFOP 1st Flush 20 ct PTB

Darjeeling Blend SFTGFOP 1st Flush 20 ct PTB

Darjeeling is an exquisite whole leaf tea grown in the foothills of the Himalayas. SFTGFOP stands for Super Fine Tippy Golden Flowery Orange Pekoe. This is a first flush spring tea harvest usually from Mar until mid-May. This tea offers a delicate vegetal flavor with a musky and sweet aftertaste

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TED1034darjeeling blend sftgfop 1st flush 20 ct ptb
$14.00
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Darjeeling Black Tea, House Blend

Darjeeling Black Tea, House Blend

A blend of fine Darjeeling teas that provides a consistently bright, classic cup of tea.

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TE3001Q4 oz (50 cups)
$13.00
TE3001B11 lb (200 cups)
$47.00
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Assam Black Tea, Mangalam FTGFOP1

Assam Black Tea, Mangalam FTGFOP1

A top quality Assam black tea with deep golden tips. Complex in flavor, with a lovely lingering aftertaste that is rare in Assam teas.

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TE1257Q4 oz (50 cups)
$18.00
TE1257B11 lb (200 cups)
$65.00
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Assam Black Tea, Satrupa CTC Blend

Assam Black Tea, Satrupa CTC Blend

A great everyday Assam. Very hearty and malty, with a nice clean taste. This tea makes an excellent base for Chai.

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TE1255Q4 oz (50 cups)
$11.00
TE1255B11 lb (200 cups)
3 in stock
$40.00
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Assam Black Tea, Mohokutie Estate Clonal TGBOP

Assam Black Tea, Mohokutie Estate Clonal TGBOP

A morning treat. This Tippy Golden Assam produces a malty and sweet cup.

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TE1235Q4 oz (50 cups)Sold out
TE1235B11 lb (200 cups)
2 in stock
$22.00
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Assam Black Tea, Oakland Estate GFBOP

Assam Black Tea, Oakland Estate GFBOP

A great day starter! This bold and tippy assam yields a deep malty flavor. Great alone or with milk and sugar.

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TE1230Q4 oz (50 cups)
$6.00
TE1230B11 lb (200 cups)
3 in stock
$22.00
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Darjeeling Black Tea, Margarets Hope Estate Vintage FTGFOP1

Darjeeling Black Tea, Margarets Hope Estate Vintage FTGFOP1

A fine first flush tea from Darjeeling's most popular estate.

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TE1050Q4 oz ( 50 cup )
$14.00
TE1050B11 lb (200 cup)
$51,000.00
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Darjeeling Black Tea, Makaibari Est. 1st Flush FTGFOP1 Organic

Darjeeling Black Tea, Makaibari Est. 1st Flush FTGFOP1 Organic

An excellent first flush from this well known organic & bio dynamic estate.

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TE1040Q4 oz ( 50 cup )
$11.00
TE1040B11 lb ( 200 cup )
$37.00
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Darjeeling Black Tea, Sungma Est Autumnal Flush Organic FTGFOP-1

Darjeeling Black Tea, Sungma Est Autumnal Flush Organic FTGFOP-1

This organic autumnal flush Darjeeling is a classic tea from the region. It features a malty, astringent flavor, perfect for breakfast, afternoon tea, or a relaxing evening.

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TE1038Q4 oz (50 cup)
$10.00
TE1038B11 lb (200 cup)
$36.00
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Darjeeling Black Tea, Castleton Est. Vintage 1st Flush FTGFOP1

Darjeeling Black Tea, Castleton Est. Vintage 1st Flush FTGFOP1

A vintage style Darjeeling first flush tea from the more than 135 year old Castleton tea estate. Light, clean flavor, mildly astringent, clean aftertaste.

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TE1022Q4 oz ( 50 cup )
$22.00
TE1022B11 lb ( 200 cup )
$80.00
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Darjeeling Black Tea, Gopaldhara Est. Classic 1st Flush STGFOP

Darjeeling Black Tea, Gopaldhara Est. Classic 1st Flush STGFOP

An excellent first flush from Darjeeling's highest elevated estate.

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TE1020B11 lb ( 200 cup )
1 in stock
$47.00
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Nepal Black Tea, Antu Valley Estate FTGFOP1

Nepal Black Tea, Antu Valley Estate FTGFOP1

Nepal teas are grown in conditions very similar to Darjeeling teas and hence share many similarities in flavor. This tea is typically fruity and sweet, and a little smoother on the finish than most Darjeeling teas

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TE1010Q4 oz (50 cups)
$10.00
TE1010B11 lb (200 cups)
$36.00
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Nepal Black Tea, Guranse Estate Organic FTGFOP1

Nepal Black Tea, Guranse Estate Organic FTGFOP1

Nepal teas are grown in conditions very similar to Darjeeling teas and hence share many similarities in flavor. This tea comes from one of the finest organic estates of Nepal. Excellent bouquet and taste.

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TE1009Q4 oz (50 cups)
$10.00
TE1009B11 lb (200 cups)
$36.00
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Darjeeling Black Tea, Puttabong Estate FTGFOP1

Darjeeling Black Tea, Puttabong Estate FTGFOP1

An excellent second flush from this well known organic & bio dynamic estate.

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TE1006Q4 oz (50 cups)
$14.00
TE1006B11 lb. (200 cups)
$51.00
Teabags
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Assam Black Tea Blend STGFOP 20 ct PTB

Assam Black Tea Blend STGFOP 20 ct PTB

Assam SFTGFOP is blend of top grade Assam teas selected for their rich taste, malty flavor, and mild astringency. The blend brews a strong, timeless cup of tea every time. A great morning cuppa!

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TED1262assam black tea blend stgfop 20 ct ptb
$12.00
Teabags
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Darjeeling Blend Organic 2nd Flush 20 ct PTB

Darjeeling Blend Organic 2nd Flush 20 ct PTB

This organic Darjeeling is a delicate, musky tea with sweet notes and vegetal nuances. This black tea is grown in the Himalayas and harvested between April and June, a Second Flush tea..

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TED1033darjeeling blend organic 2nd flush 20 ct ptb
$15.00

Darjeeling teas are tea grown and processed within the Darjeeling district in West Bengal, India. Unlike most other Indian teas, Darjeeling is produced from the small-leaved Chinese tea plants (Camellia sinensis v. sinensis), rather than the larger Assam variety(Camellia sinensis v. assamica). Although Darjeeling teas are sold as "black teas", they are usually incompletely oxidized (<90%). This makes them technically closer to an oolong than a black tea. Darjeeling teas yield a light to medium bodied tea, light in color, and with a prominent floral aroma. The flavor can include a touch of astringency (from tannin content), and in later harvests, a musky characteristic similar to muscatel wines. Second flush (second harvest) teas tend to be more broadly popular, having more moderate flavors than either First flush or Autumnal flush teas.

Assam teas are produced specifically from the Assam variety of the tea plant (Camellia sinensis v. assamica). Assam teas are primarily grown near sea level and are known for their full body, brisk, malty flavor, and strong, bright color. The state of Assam lies along both sides of the Brahmaputra River, bordered by Bangladesh and Myanmar. The area experiences up to 12 inches of rain per day during the monsoon season, with daytime temperature about 103F (40C), creating greenhouse-like conditions of humidity and heat. This tropical climate contributes to the unique malty taste for which Assam tea is known.

Nepal teas compare well to second flush Darjeeling teas. They are grown at similar altitudes and under similar conditions to the Darjeeling region.