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    Golden Tips Teas Avaata Supreme Nilgiri Green Tea 1st Flush (Organic)

    Country of Origin: India Leaf Appearance: jade green, tons of downy buds Ingredients: green tea Steep time: 3 minutes Water Temperature: 180 degrees Preparation Method: ceramic teacup and stainless steel infuser basket Liquor: pale, greenish Nilgiri lives in the often overbearing shadows of Assam and Darjeeling but many quality teas are being produced there. The pluck for this Avvata green was very fine with lots of downy buds. If I didn’t know better, I’d say it was a Chinese white tea! Easy going in the cup, the taste was crisply sweet and vegetal without any astringency. Fruity and floral notes round out to a mellow finish. It resteeped well which made me want…