Jungpana Premium Darjeeling First Flush Black Tea (DJ 12/2022)

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Light-bodied and sweetly crisp tea with a delicate floral hints from one of the most sought-after tea estates in Dareeling
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About the Tea
Date of Picking/Harvest - 31st March 2022
All VAHDAM® India Darjeeling Teas are sourced directly from the plantations within days of harvest, cleaned & vacuum sealed at source in India to preserve freshness & aroma. The teas are then shipped directly to our fulfillment centers in the United States and then delivered to your doorstep. Experience tea, as fresh as in the gardens.
Spring/First Flush
Medium Caffeine
About the Tea Estate
Located in one of the most remote and isolated regions has made Jungpana almost mythical. The delicate and flavoury teas from Jungpana are always prized, especially the Muscatel teas that are almost revered in Japan and Germany.
Darjeeling, India
6,000 ft.
Tasting Notes
Appearance - Slivery green, well-rolled and stylish, and a profusion of delicate silver tips
Aroma - Clean and mellow cup,light-bodied and crisp with an all-round sweet mouthfeel, revealing subtle undertones of musk melon and grapefruit around the edges and an alluring finish of cedar
Taste - Clean and mellow cup,light-bodied and crisp with an all-round sweet mouthfeel, revealing subtle undertones of musk melon and grapefruit around the edges and an alluring finish of cedar
Steeping Instructions

Water - 180ml Use O2 rich water, running stream or RO filtered.


Temperature 85-90 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 is First Flush?

First Flush is the first harvest of the season. In Darjeeling, the First Flush teas are harvested with the onset of Spring around the first week of March.

What makes First Flush teas highly-prized around the world?

First Flush teas from Darjeeling are highly sought after by connoisseurs for their signature freshness and fragrance. The young leaves are delightfully green with silvery tips, and make a sweet, light, and decadent cup with a distinct hue of Spring flowers.

What is so special about Single Estate?

Unlike teas blended with teas from multiple estates, Single Estate teas are from a single tea estate and not blended with any other teas. VAHDAM® India's Single Estate teas also mention Invoice No. and Date of Plucking of the teas - identifying the exact lot that is available only with VAHDAM® India and no one else!

Are these really from the famous Darjeeling tea-growing region?

Yes! All 100% pure Darjeeling teas come with the Tea Board of India's DARJEELING TEA logo. This logo is allowed only for 100% genuine and authentic Darjeeling teas and is a guarantee that you are buying certified Darjeeling tea

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

Based on 1 review
Mr Robin Coulthard
Jungpana first flush Darjeeling

I would love to review this tea.The only thing is I was sent second flush instead of first. You requested a photo of my delivery which I duly sent and is in your possession but still no correct tea. After many promises from you I’m still waiting for first flush.I mean how much more can I do.Very disappointing to say the least.

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Jungpana Premium Darjeeling First Flush Black Tea (DJ 12/2022)

Jungpana Premium Darjeeling First Flush Black Tea (DJ 12/2022)