Billimalai Winter Green Tea
Discover the taste of fine hand- picked Green Tea from the award winning Billamali Tea Estate located in Coonoor at a height of 6500 feet above sea level. The delicate flavour, the delightful freshness of this Green Tea will lead you to feeling healthy with positive uplifting energy.
Leaf Grade: FTGFOP1
Dry Leaf: Light rolled light golden green leaves with silver tips and whole leaf
Aroma: Soft vegetal notes
Colour of Liquor: Pale green
Flavour of the Tea: The liquor is mild, smooth
Compliments: Asian salads, pasta, fritters, grilled corn, and savoury pies
Brewing Instructions: Always use fresh water. Bring water to near boiling point. Take one teaspoon of tea leaves in a cup. Pour the heated water and steep the tea for 3-4 mins. Adjust the time of brewing as per desired strength. Leaves can be steeped multiple times till it gives flavour.
Tea Master Recommendation: Not to be had with milk. Can add honey and lemon to taste. Always use fresh water. Do not use re-boiled water. The brewed leaves can be steeped multiple times with an increase in steeping time. Sip it when it cools down a little instead of boiling hot for enhanced flavour.
About the Tea Estate: Billimalai Tea Estate is an award winning tea estate located at Coonoor at an elevation of 6500 ft. The teas from the estate are highly demanded by the European and North American markets, the estate was adjudged the winner of the Golden Leaf India Awards “Southern Teas Competition”.