Imperial Muscatel Darjeeling Second Flush Black, 3.53oz/100g

Loose Leaf

50 Cups

An exclusive blend of high grown Darjeeling with a pronounced muscat-like fruity flavor and a sweet delicate aroma
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    • Strong, bold & flavour black tea leaves, sourced directly from high elevation tea plantations in India
    • A robust, rich & aromatic English tea
    • Blended with 100% Real Herbs & Spices
    • Garden Fresh Teas Direct From The Finest Estates
    • Packed At Source In India
    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.
    Medium Caffeine
    Vacuum Sealed
    Certifications -
    Tasting Notes
    Appearance - Dark brown and coppery leaves, stylishly rolled, with opulence of tips
    Aroma - Intensely fruity, with a sublime redolence of sweet cherries and apricots
    Taste - Amazingly mild-bodied cup with pleasing briskness balanced with nuanced notes for toast nuts enveloped in layers of muskmelon and wild cherries that can only come from a true muscatel tea
    Steeping Instructions

    Temperature 85-90 C / 194-212 F


    90-100 C/ 194-212 F


    Leaves 2g


    Steeping 5 minutes


    Condiments Add sugar or honey as per taste


    To be served without milk.


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    Frequently Asked Questions

    What are Black Teas ?

    Black Teas are fully oxidized / fermented teas with withered black leaves and a high caffeine content. Darjeeling and Assam are two of the most renowned Tea-producing regions in India, their teas revered for the delicate and bold flavor profiles, invigorating aromas, and strength. Black Teas are incredibly healthy and have abundant beneficial antioxidants that boost overall health.

    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.

    How and where are the ingredients sourced from?

    Our Pyramid-shaped Nylon Tea bags make for large, sturdy tea bags which don't tear up easily and brew a large cup. The pyramid shape allows more room for the tea leaves to unfurl, offering a rich and flavorful cup of tea, as against low-grade tea dust used by many orthodox brands. Our tea bags are heat-sealed and high-density enveloped.

    Customer Reviews

    Based on 23 reviews
    Mary Jeavons
    Imperial muscatel

    This is a delicious aromatic tea that has a really well rounded, almost perfumed aroma. It's great black or with milk. Strongly recommended

    Suzy J
    There is no equal when it comes to tea purveyors!

    I have been enjoying this tea for over a year now! It leaves you with a warm feeling and a lovely sense of peace when you drink this tea.

    Wonderful Flavor and Aroma

    There is no comparison to it.
    Everything about this product is top-notch, from the packaging to the ingredients to the flavor.

    Best TEA ever..

    This tea has a bolder flavor than first flush, which is more light and delicate in flavor. I find this tea to have a slightly smoky finish and a muscatel aroma (grapey wine). The brew turned out medium amber in color, not bitter, and it required no sugar or milk.

    My daily drink

    Delicious! Light & It’s very clean malty without the bitterness.

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    Imperial Muscatel Darjeeling Second Flush Black, 3.53oz/100g

    Imperial Muscatel Darjeeling Second Flush Black, 3.53oz/100g