DetailsJulius Meinl chooses Assam from Harmutty Estate located at the foothills of Eastern Himalaya. Established in 1870, Harmutty Estate offers tea with incredible full-bodied smoothness and a mat sweetness. Assam teas are famous for their full-bodied, intensive taste. This tea contains high amount of golden tips – the young tea leaf buds, indicating the freshness and the top quality of this treat. Also perfect to enjoy with a dash of milk or cream.
Tea-Picking Region: India, the state of Assam
1 gram of tea per 100 ml of water, time of infusion is 3 to 5 minutes at a temperature around 95-100 °C.
Top Grading: STGFOP1
Special Tippy Golden Flowery Orange Pekoe is a tea leaf grading which means that the tea contains a high percentage of young golden leaves which are named tips. The grading system is employed at tea auctions.