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Applause CTC Assam Black Tea, 9oz/255g

Loose Leaf

125 Cups

The epitome of strength and briskness, pure second flush CTC teas from the best estates in Upper Assam made during the peak of summer
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    • Blended with 100% Real Herbs & Spices
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    About the Tea
    Sourced by VAHDAM India directly from the tea estate, cleaned & vacuum sealed at source in India and shipped directly to our fulfillment centers in the US. Teas, as fresh as in the gardens.
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    CAFFEINE
    High Caffeine
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    TIME OF THE DAY
    Morning
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    Packaging
    Zipper Bag
    Certifications -
    Tasting Notes
    Appearance - Dark-coppery with hues of shiny black granulated leaves, tightly-curled with an amazing evenness
    Aroma - Toasty and nutty, with profound notes of malty caramel that sings all through, and a soft hum of pine
    Taste - Full-bodied and well-rounded cup, with superlative briskness and strength, characteristic sweetness of honeysucklee at the mid-palate, fruity-floral notes around the edges, and a flourishing finish of cedar
    Steeping Instructions
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    Temperature 85-90 C / 194-212 F

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    90-100 C/ 194-212 F

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    Leaves 2g

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    Steeping 5 minutes

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    Condiments Add sugar or honey as per taste

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    To be served without milk.

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    Best Consumed - Hot

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    All VAHDAM® India products are procured directly from plantation & farmers and cooperatives within days of harvest, packaged garden fresh at our BRC Certified state-of-the-art facility in India and shipped directly to our fulfillment centers in various parts of the world....

    All VAHDAM® India products are procured directly from plantation & farmers and cooperatives within days of harvest, packaged garden fresh at our BRC Certified state-of-the-art facility in India and shipped directly to our fulfillment centers in various parts of the world. By eliminating all unnecessary middlemen, we are also able to retain all earnings in the region where they are grown and nurtured by millions of farmers with immense love, care, and passion. A process which ultimately helps every farmer get a better price for their produce.

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    What is the shelf life of products?

    All Vahdam Teas have a shelf-life of 3 years from the Date of Picking/Harvest. The 'Date of Expiry' are mentioned on the bottom of all our boxes.

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    Customer Reviews

    Based on 68 reviews
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    Patricia O'Callaghan
    CTC Assam

    This tea is full of flavour, nice and strong. Very satisfying!

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    Bromley Basford
    Applause for Assam CTC

    I just received another 750 gms of Vahdam’s Applause Assam CTC and as usual, I am completely satisfied. It is my daily, early morning wake-up! or I use it to boost the flavour of Masala Chai to my taste…. it is always delivers.

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    Kristijan Tkalec
    Very strong, but tasteful

    My first time drinking Assam tea from Vahdam. I expected bigger leafs, as they are in Darjeeling selection, but otherwise very tasteful tea. I would recommend it as an afternoon tea with milk.

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    John main

    Applause CTC Assam Black Tea

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    Carly
    Fresh tea and quick shipping

    Tea is fresh and great for making masala chai or any kind of milk tea!

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    Applause CTC Assam Black Tea, 9oz/255g

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