Castleton 2022 Second Flush Muscatel Darjeeling
One of our small lot offerings from our 2022 trip to Darjeeling this rich, sweet lingering cup is from one of Darjeeling’s most famous second flush gardens
How to make Castleton Second Flush Darjeeling Tea
Amount of tea per serving (200 ml): 2.5g (1/2 tea caddy spoon / 1 teaspoons)
Temperature of water: 95℃ / 185℉ (boil kettle, cool for 20 seconds)
Infusion time: 3-4 minutes or as desired
Number of infusions: 1
How to enjoy: No milk, no sugar
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Provenance: Tea Gardens : Castleton tea estate : located in the South Valley of Kurseong at an elevation of 100-2300 metres and home to the most famous muscatel second flush teas.
Plucking standard : two leaves and a bud
Description : A rich, sweet lingering cup