Halmari Gold Orthodox is a second flush tea. Made with golden tips and fine orthodox leaf. The taste is malty and the liquor is bright. Halmari won the Global Tea Championship 2017 for Best Assam Orthodox Tea.
Dry Leaf: Nicely rolled clonal orthodox leaves with a sprinkling of golden tip
Aroma: Chocolaty and malty
Colour of Liquor: Honey like liquor
Flavour of the Tea: Bright, full bodied with hints of clonal character
Compliments: Goes well with sandwiches, cakes
Brewing Instructions: Always use fresh water. Bring water to boil. Take one teaspoon of tea in a cup. Pour the heated water and steep the tea for 4-5 mins. Adjust the time of brewing as per desired strength
Tea Master Recommendation: Best enjoyed with milk and sugar. Always use fresh water. Do not use re-boiled water. Can also be made on the gas stove. Always use a stainless steel container and not an aluminium one to make tea on the gas stove. Enjoy it hot.
About the Garden: Halmari is a 100-year-old garden. It stands tall as the top ranking garden of Assam and it boasts of being in the Top 9 tea garden of the world. The teas are bought by top tea trading nations and are also found on the shelves of premium hotels/ tea stores across the world.
Certifications: Rain Forest Alliance, ETP Certified