• Assam Doomni Gold Summer Black

  • With notes of date palm & raisins, a malty cup from Assam

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      Straight from Assam

      No middlemen. No auction houses. No exporters.

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      Whole leaf, highest tea grade

      Pure Indian single estate tea experience

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    Freshness Journey

    Our Unique & Transparent procurement process, from leaf to cup
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      Picked & Processed

      1st-2nd Aug'22

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      Arrived at Teabox
      Within 24 hours of manufacture at the estate we receive our teas.

      4th Aug'22

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      Sorted & Cleaned
      We sort the tea according to its grade, to ensure only whole leaves are sent to you, not the fannings and dust.

      4th Aug'22

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      Vacuum Packed
      We vacuum pack to preserve the freshness of your teas from its 4 enemies - Light, heat, moisture and oxygen.

      4th Aug'22

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      Stored @ -5°c
      Teabox is the only brand to have a cold chain processing facility in Darjeeling, that allows teas to be stored at -5°C (at 3-4% moisture levels) to preserve and enhance the shelf life.

      4th Aug'22

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      Ready to Ship

      5th August'22

    KNOW YOUR TEA

    Originally a sugar plantation, the Doomni tea estate was established around 1928, in the Baksa district of Assam. One of the oldest tea plantations in the region, it is renowned for producing top-notch summer teas. We have procured this malty cup, fresh from Doomni, beaming with sweet notes of date palm and raisins. A truly sublime experience of the Indian Summer Harvest '22!

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    Season The season of teas picked between the four flushes(harvests) of the year Second Flush

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    Specialty Represents the cultivar of the tea plant Clonal

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    Caffeine The amount of caffeine this tea contains High

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    Time Of Day Recommended time to savor for the best tea experience Morning

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    Picking date 1-Aug-2022

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    Best consumed Hot

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    Grade FTGFOP1 - Fine Tippy Golden Flowery Orange Pekoe One.Long,twisted and fairly tippy although less wiry when compared to SFTGFOP. TGFOP1

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    Invoice Unique Reference Number For this Batch OR-424

    the experience

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    aroma

    Pronounced notes of malt, yellow raisins, date palm with muted tones of stone-fruits

    appearance

    Bright Amber

    taste

    A medium-bodied, rich cup which starts with vibrant tones of malt and gradually gains strength as you sip along. Towards the middle; delectable tones of yellow raisins and date palm are discernible, rendering a mellow texture to the liquor. Muted stone-fruity accents shore up towards the finish and linger on, making for a distinguished experience of Assam summer teas from this celebrated tea estate.

    COMPLEMENTS

    A hearty breakfast spread of fresh fruit, buttered toast, sablés and croissants

    dryleaves

    dry leaf

    aroma

    Nutty with notes of caramel, biscotti with a gourmet heart of nougatine

    appearance

    Medium-sized, blackish leaves interspersed with ample golden tips

    infusion

    aroma

    Sweet; marked by notes of ripened tree fruit, hints of malt and subtle honeyed tones

    appearance

    Open, medium-sized, bright-coppery leaves

    steeping notes

    Water

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    5 fl oz / 150 ml

    Use O2 rich water, running stream or RO filtered

    Temperature

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    185oF -194oF / 85oC -90oC

    Get the water temperature right to the recommended temperature

    Leaves

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    1.5 tsp / 0.09 oz / 2.5 g

    Use the suggested quantity above with the approximate water

    Time

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    5 mins

    Infuse the leaves for a recommended time

    condiments

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    Lemon

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    Drink Plain

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    Honey

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    Milk

    Best consumed

    To enhance your tea-drinking experience

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    Where this tea comes from

    Doomni

    TEA ESTATE

    Assam, India

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    Located about 403.8 km from our facility

    Point A-Doomni Tea Estate
    Point B - Teabox

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    CRAFTED BY TEA MASTERS

    with 65+ years of collective experience

    Stringent Quality Checked

    Our teas goes through rigorous 8-step quality checklist to get the final approval

    Nurtured at every step

    Keeping the 4 enemies of Tea at bay - Light, Moisture, Heat & Oxygen

    Nothing but the finest cup

    This tea comes after tasting 85+ samples, by our Master Tasters.

    THE 4 'S' OF TEA EXPERIENCE

    Smell

    The mesmerizing aroma of the dry leaf is one that can’t be missed. Just take a whiff and be transported to a whole new level

    Steep

    Never boil your tea. Make your tea with comfort. Let it infuse at its own speed. Play some music, water your plants, or knock off two pages from the book while your cup steeps.

    Sip

    Feel every accent. Taste every note. A journey into the firework of taste and texture of the cup!

    Savor

    Tea is your moment of PAUSE. It’s a break from the world of chaos. Savor the experience, it’s your me time.

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