FTGFOP1 - Black tea
The land of an ancient kingdom, Sikkim is a magnificent, fertile region bordering Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan. Amidst the rich geography mankind learned to utilise a unique terroir, favorable to tea bushes proferring high-quality harvests still little known even today. A perfect reason why Mariage Frères goes off the beaten path, inviting you to discover this mysterious gem now available to everyone.
Dried leaves: The handsome, mahogany-shaded leaves release pleasant aromas of gentle, noble spices like nutmeg and carob bean.
Infused leaves: Hazelnut brown, with notes of roasted almond and peppery rose.
Liquor: Pale rosewood. A fragrance of toasted Brazil nut and pink peppercorn is joined by a soothing hint of candied quince.
Diamond in the rough..