The Organic Assam Loose Leaf TGFOP (Tippy Golden Flowery Orange Pekoe) is deliciously flavorful with superb astringency and full on 2nd flush jammy profile. Expansive malt character opens with milk.
INGREDIENTS: Black tea* *Organic Certified Organic by Pro-Cert Organic Systems (Organic Equivalency with COR, NOP, EU, JAS)
INGREDIENTS FROM: India
GRADE(S): TGFOP (Tippy Golden Flowery Orange Pekoe)
ANTIOXIDANT LEVEL: Very High
CAFFEINE LEVEL: Medium
Brewing Guide: 1 teaspoon of tea
Water Temperature: 212°
Steep Time: 3-5 minutes
As one of the finest black teas on the market, here are some terms to become familiar with when enjoying this delicious blend:
Croppy: a tasting term that describes much sought after bright creamy liquor. Most high quality second flush Assams usually display this characteristic.
Brisk: A tea with a lively vivacious flavor.
Biscuity: A term professional tasters use to describe a well-fired Assam - perfect temperature + perfect timing = Biscuity (just a side note...all good Assam teas pair well with almost any variety of biscuits)