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Makaibari Estate Second Flush Darjeeling (Organically Grown)

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Makaibari Estate Second Flush Darjeeling (Organically Grown)

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One of the treasures of Darjeeling’s second flush, or harvest, in Darjeeling are the lots denoted “muscatel”. This full-bodied muscatel from Makaibari Estate has a pronounced, beautiful fragrance and taste suggestive of ripe stone fruit and a long finish with pleasant astringency.

Organically Grown.

Makaibari Estate—meaning “Maize Land”—was founded in 1859 in Darjeeling, in the state of West Bengal. In the twenty-first century, Makaibari is one of the few vertically integrated estates in Darjeeling, meaning that the estate owners also control tea production. A pioneer in biodynamic farming methods, the estate was the first in the world to be certified by the Demeter Association—one of the leading governing bodies of biodynamic agriculture.

Approx. servings per ounce: 8-10

Brewing Instructions
tsp: 1
Water: 203 F oz
Steeping: 3-4 minutes
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Availability: In stock
Price: $5.00 per oz
Product Code: 372
Shipping Weight: 0.06 lbs

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