Goomtee Classic Spring – First Flush – 2018 (FTGFOP-1 – Exotic Chinary)
$32.09 – $144.83
The leaf is well twisted and uncut. The aroma is very soft and delicately floral with baked nuts aroma. When brewed for 3.5 minutes we get a bright liquor which has the perfect spring flush aroma.
Goomtee Classic Spring – First Flush – 2018 (FTGFOP-1 – Exotic Chinary) is the finest specimen of Darjeeling Spring Flush. Darjeeling is called the Champagne of Teas because of the unmatched flavor of the traditional old chinary variety bushes. Goomtee has a very well maintained field with almost 80% chinary plantation.
Like every year Goomtee Classic Spring is probably the best traditional Darjeeling Spring Tea we have in offer. The trained pluckers do a wonderful job by plucking only the finest shoots delicately. The well equipped factory and the expertise of the veteran planter Mr. B. N. Mudgal who has spent almost 45 years in this valley takes care of the ‘Green Jewel’ to produce the best quality tea.
The leaf is well twisted and uncut. The aroma is very soft and delicately floral with baked nuts aroma. When brewed for 3.5minutes we get a bright liquor which has the perfect spring flush aroma. Its full bodied floral tea with a citrus feel. The sip is equally good. Well balanced and is a bouquet of flavours. The floral notes are prominent with a citrus finish. The slight astringency keep your palate carving for more.
Overall a clean well balanced tea which is surely a PERFECT FIRST FLUSH.
- DRY LEAVES: Uncut-twisted dark greenish black leaves with floral aroma.
- LIQUOR: Bright golden with floral jasmine like aroma.
- INFUSION: Olive green with few brown whole leaves with floral aroma.
Fresh water brought to 1st Boil (90C). Add 1 tea spoonful (2 grams) per cup of 150ml. Steep for 3.5 minutes. Strain to cup and sip as it cools. Second and third steep gives best result when steeped for full 5 minutes.