VSRT (Very Special Rare Tea) Tea Bag Tea & Loose Leaf - WHITE
Tea was discovered in the jungles of India's Assam region in 1823 and since then Assam has become synonymous with Indian Tea. Assam Teas are known for their robust, malty flavor. This Special Finest Tippy Golden Flowery Orange Pekoe or SFTGFOP is a Single Estate Assam leaf tea, with wiry, dark brown leaf showing golden tip. The infused leaf is coppery in color, yielding a bright and rich liquor, with depth and some gut. A medium bodied tea, with a gentle earthiness balanced by a touch of spice. Clear and bright in the cup with a reddish-brown infusion.
Leaf color is a deep dark brown with dark purple hues and deep golden orange tips. Broken and cut leaf of medium brown intensity in the infused leaf. The liquor is orange brown with a touch of green. The full-bodied tea has syrupy texture and a long aftertaste. Molasses and honey nuances add to the typical Assam malty taste making this tea complex, sumptuous and deluxe.