Connoisseur Collection - Gift Set
A selection of six connoisseur class teas packed in an elegant kraft box with a festive red band. These teas have been selected for the satisfaction of serious tea enthusiasts. There are two premium Darjeeling teas that showcase the best of spring and summer Darjeeling flavors. Himalayan Supreme from Jun Chiyabari tea estate in Nepal is a beautiful hand-rolled exquisite tea treasured by connoisseurs.
Bai Hao (Oriental Beauty) is a legendary oolong from Taiwan made from leaves that have been bitten by leaf hopper bugs. The chemicals released by the tea bush to ward off the attack brings rich honey tones in the flavor of the tea.
Gyokuro, is a prized Japanese green tea that has rich savory flavors of umami. This tea displays the epitome of Japanese green leaf tea. The final tea in the selection, Silver Needle from Yunnan China, the birthplace of tea, comes in a gorgeous form with tea buds heavily endowed with silvery hair. Smooth, mellow and with notes of honeydew make for a relaxing and delightful cup.
All these teas are from 2021 and sourced from organic tea farms. For more details about each of them and for steeping instructions click on the links below. Each of the tins contain .5 oz - 1 oz of tea.
Darjeeling Puttabong, First Flush 2021, Black Tea
Darjeeling Turzum, Second Flush 2021, Black Tea
Himalayan Supreme, Second Flush 2021, Nepal, Black Tea
Bai Hao (Oriental Beauty), Summer 2021, Taiwan, Oolong
Gyokuro, Japan. Green Tea
Silver Needle, Spring 2021, China. White Tea