No. 115, Oaks Darjeeling 2nd Flush Classic 2016, organic

      Medium-bodied ~ Stone Fruit ~ Nutty ~ Woody

Nestled in the Kurseong North Valley, near the town of Sonada, the Oaks Estate is an older plantation producing organic tea largely from classic seed propagated China bushes and high-quality clones. This lot of organic second flush is light, bright and medium-bodied, producing a light copper brew.  

Origin: Oaks Estate, Darjeeling, India - 2016


Brewing Instructions:  

  • 1 tsp per 8 oz/250ml of water
  • 185ºF/85ºC  (Bring cold, fresh spring water to a boil. Remove from heat, set aside 1 minute, and proceed.)  
  • Brew 4-6 minutes  
  • Good for 2 infusions