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Autumnal Ruby Darjeeling Black Tea, 3.53oz/100g

Loose Leaf

50 Cups

A master blend of aromatic and premium black tea harvested in autumn at high-elevation estates in Darjeeling
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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
    Medium Caffeine
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    TIME OF THE DAY
    Anytime
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    Packaging
    Vacuum Sealed
    Certifications -
    Tasting Notes
    Appearance - Black, well-rolled leaves with light green leaves and shiny, silvery tips
    Aroma - Lightly floral with delectable vegetal and sweet aroma
    Taste - Clean and crisp cup with a mild-bodied palate, enhanced with fresh floral notes intermingling with subtle hints of dried figs, rounded off with a lingering undertone of citrus
    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

    What is the VAHDAM® difference?

    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.

    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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    1% of revenue is directed towards the education of our tea growers’ children. Our farmers, like any other parent, wish for their progeny to have a better life than them.
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    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.

    Where are your Teas from?

    We source our teas from over 150 renowned plantations and small individual farms in India. Within the country, we procure from 5 popular tea-producing regions, namely: Darjeeling, Assam, Nilgiri, Kangra, and Sikkim.

    How are the Teas packaged?

    After sourcing our teas directly from plantations within hours of harvest, we bring them to our state-of-the-art tea facility in New Delhi, India. The teas then go through rigorous rounds of cleaning, sorting, quality testing to remove any impurities/dust/foreign particles. Post 10+ quality checkpoints for leaf size, aroma, liquor, flavors etc. these are vacuum-packaged in opaque aluminum-lined bags using sophisticated machinery. These vacuum-bags are then stored in a dehumidified, temperature-controlled warehouse which ensures that the teas remain garden-fresh and maintain their character. Further, required quantities are packed in smaller vacuum-sealed packs which are boxed in the retail boxes and then sent over to our own delivery centers located in various parts of the world.

    Customer Reviews

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    Denis Budko
    Excellent tea

    Отличный чай, более нежный и сладковатый на вкус, чем обычный дарджилинг, которому я всё-таки отдаю предпочтение.

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    Brenda Liski
    My favourite afternoon tea!

    I’m not sure when this started, but I love a cup of Darjeeling in the afternoon. And this is the best there is!

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    Tsang
    Luxurious but excessive packaging

    The new packaging looked really nice, however I found it to be a bit excessive. The teas are absolutely wonderful and delicious as always. Thank you very much!

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    MUTOU Shigeki
    Good aromatic!!

    I’m Japanese. I can speak English a little. This tea is wonderfully sweet.
    I’m enjoy everyday.They have good balance astringency,and nice tasty.

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    Autumnal Ruby Darjeeling Black Tea, 3.53oz/100g

    Autumnal Ruby Darjeeling Black Tea, 3.53oz/100g

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