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Lopchu Golden Orange Pekoe Black Tea

A strong, smoky tea with a burnt wood flavor, this chinary is from one of Darjeeling's most famous gardens.

100.0g/
40 cups
10.0g/
4 cups
AU$17.99
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description

Lopchu is one of Darjeeling's oldest and most popular estates. This tea, from the Lopchu's sought-after stock is made from high grade leaves of the chinary variety. It's a strong and smokey cup of tea with a burnt wood flavor.

aroma:
Earthy, burnt wood, savory, smoke and sweet burnt chocolate cookies
appearance:
Amber
taste:
An earthy sweetness interlaced with a bright flavor of burnt wood. Big note of firewood, smoke emerge through the length. Well bodied tea with slight astringency, yet flows smoothly and it’s a brisk cup of tea. Burnt wood, over roasted groundnut taste lingers on for a long time.
COMPLEMENTS:
Ideal for food with strong flavors such as cheddar and dark chocolate.
aroma

Notes of wood, dry, spice

appearance

Mixed ,small jet black leaves with a few brown leaves

aroma

Balanced notes of dark chocolate, burnt wood, a hint of geranium

appearance

Dark coppery

cold filtered O2 Rich Water

180 ml

Temperature

85℃ -90℃

Tea Leaves

2 tsp / 2.5 g

Time

5 mins

hot

Lemon

Drink Plain

Sugar

Honey

Milk

PICKING DATE 05 Jun 2017
TIME OF DAY Morning
CAFFEINE Medium
BEST CONSUMED Hot
SEASON Second
SPECIALTY Chinary
SKU LCGOPB
GRADE GOP