A highly aromatic black tea made from beautiful golden buds. This tea produces a deliciously sweet liquor that leaves a creamy finish on the palate.
Origin: Ilam, Nepal
Flavour profile: Sweet | Honey | Spice
Harvest: late June / early July 2018
Plucking standard: bud or bud & first leaf
Nepalese Golden Tips is wonderfully smooth with perfectly balanced honey sweetness matched by vanilla spice. The liquor leaves a creamy finish on the palate.
This decadent black tea is perfect for enjoying on its own. It will pair well with bread, pastries, cheese, milk chocolate and lightly salted foods.
Leaf appearance: An abundance of golden tipped buds covered with a coat of feathery down.
Aroma: A decadent sweet syrupy aroma of honey and vanilla.
Liquor colour: Brilliant orange-red colour with a lustrous golden rim