Mim Special Darjeeling First Flush Organic Oolong Tea


Mim Special Darjeeling First Flush Organic Oolong Tea

An ecstatic early spring Darjeeling tea from the mysterious mountain bushes of the organic Mim tea estate in Darjeeling. Discover sweet succulent notes of fresh fruits, flora and honey which finish on a long lingering note. The opulent dry leaf scents of fresh spring orchards with notes of cooked sugar and mango. A delightful semi-fermented cup of Darjeeling for anytime of the day.
Tea TypeThere are primarily 4 tea types i.e Black, Green, Oolong & White. Plucked and produced from the same tea plant Camellia Sinensis, each tea type is differentiated based on the level of fermentation/oxidation they go through during production.
OriginIt refers to the tea growing region where this tea has been sourced from.
Flush / SeasonIt refers to the season in which this tea was harvested. First Flush refers to Spring & Second flush refers to summer.
EstateIt refers to the specific plantation/garden where this tea has be sourced from.
InvoiceTea in Indian plantations specially Darjeeling & Assam are growin in batches which are referred to the invoice number. An invoice numbers enurses that the single estate tea is 100% pure and genuine. The invoice is awarded to every batch by the tea estate itself.
Date of PickingIt refers to the date on which this tea was harvested from the tea plant and is not the date of packaging. Date of Packaging is the specific date on which the teas are finally packaged in our unit.
Grade​T​ea leaf grading is the process of evaluating products based on the quality and condition of the tea leaves​. ​The highest grades are referred to as "orange pekoe"​ i.e SFTGFOP1, FTGFOP1​, and the lowest as "fannings" or "dust".
SpecialityIt refers to weather this tea is from a specific single plantation or a special blend of teas from multiple estates & plantations curated by our Master Blenders. ​
CaffeieneThe caffeine content in this tea categorized into three broad levels i.e low, medium & high.
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  • Tea Type i
    Oolong Tea

  • Estate i

  • Grade i

  • Origin i
    Darjeeling, India

  • Invoice i
    EX 01

  • Caffeine i

  • Flush/Season i

  • Date of Picking i
    28th Feb, 2016

  • Specialty i
    Single Estate

Mim This estate is exclusively taken care by a lady of the British origin. The workers working in the estate refer to her as Mem Kaman, which when translated, means, “A Garden run by a Lady”, therefore the word Mim.The tea of this estate is marked by its light and bright orange cups which is flavored with a hallmark taste. Grown at 6800 feet above the sea level, the tea estate is located in Darjeeling. 50 hectares are allocated to the land. Adding to its variety is the Green tea, Oolong tea and White tea. Mim Produces approximately 100 metric tonnes annually and is one the very few estates which consists more than 80% of China bushes.