Nilgiri Green Tea
Nilgiri also was known as the Blue Mountains. It is one of the three main tea growing regions of India. The carefully hand-picked Nilgiri Green tea has a delicate aroma and a sweet mellow taste and no bitter aftertaste. Once given as precious gifts to Royalty, let this pure green tea be a gift from us to you.
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.