Temi Sikkim Organic Second Flush Black Tea


Temi Sikkim Organic Second Flush Black Tea

A prime second flush tea with a mouth filling flavor and a delicious fruity and clonal aroma, hallmark of premium summer black teas. The infusion is a combination of green and coppery leaves with a very fragrant nose. The deep golden liquoring tea is probably the finest of the season from the Himalayan estate.
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
    Black Tea

  • Estate i

  • Grade i

  • Origin i

  • Invoice i
    SK 22

  • Caffeine i

  • Flush/Season i
    Second / Summer

  • Date of Picking i
    17th June 2016

  • Specialty i
    Single Estate

Temi Tea Estate Temi is the one and only tea estate in the north-eastern state of Sikkim in India. Teas grown here are hence, also referred to as Sikkim Teas. Established in 1969, Temi produces some excellent black teas which are considered at par premium Darjeelings. With a plantation area of 400 acres, the estate produces around 1,00,000 kgs of tea every year and is managed by the Government of SIkkim.