An absolute top quality tea from one of the most famous gardens in Darjeeling.
This spring picking comes with an excellent leaf that develops a full flowery, sparkling and highly aromatic taste.
The cup colour is light yellow and very fragrant, a dream of first flush Darjeeling.
Tumsong has a worldwide reputation for its fine quality teas. This high standard is achieved by farming mostly theasinensis, the Chinese tea plant variety.
The garden is set up in the East Valley of Darjeeling in altitudes between 820m and 1650m.
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Tea Garden For Darjeeling Tumsong First Flush
Only about 30km from Darjeeling town, the German born J.A. Wernicke established the tea garden Tumsong in 1867.
Today it is part of the Chamong Tea Group, an established family business in Darjeeling.
The garden is located in the district of Ghoom and the tea plants thrive in altitudes between 820m and 1650m.
How To Brew
1-2 tsp for 0.3l