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Blue Mountain Nilgiri Green Tea (Glendale)

An exotic winter green tea from the Nilgiris with fresh grassy notes and a citrusy undertone.
3.53oz . 100gm . 40+ Cups $27.99
3.53oz . 100gm . 40+ Cups $27.99

$27.99

3.53oz . 100gm . 40+ Cups

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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. ​
CaffeineThe caffeine content in this tea categorized into three broad levels i.e low, medium & high.
Know your Tea

Tea Type There 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.

Green Tea

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".

SFTGFOP1

Caffeine The caffeine content in this tea categorized into three broad levels i.e low, medium & high.

Medium

Ingredients

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Tasting Notes From the misty rolling gardens of the famous Glendale tea estate in the divine Nilgiri hills, we bring to you our Blue Mountain Nilgiri Green Tea. A rare, exotic, and unfermented green tea that is grown and harvested in the winter months. The lusciously long and slender leaves, with velvety shades of green, have a fresh aroma of sweet grass and greens. The light golden liquor has a splendid aroma and carries notes of fresh grass, with a hint of astringency. The aftertaste is characterised by a sweet, citrusy note that lingers on the palate. A mesmerising experience!
Preperation Instructions
  • Water
  • CO2 Filtered Water
  • Temperature
  • 80-90 Degrees C
  • Serving
  • 0.176 oz | 2 gm
  • Steep Time
  • 2-3 min
Glendale Established in the year 1835, the Glendale tea estate is located right next to the scenic city of Coonoor in southern India. It is a dignitary of the famous Nilgiris range and lies at an elevation ranging from 4000 to 6000 feet above sea level. Due to the cold, dry and misty climatic conditions, their leaves are characterized by a brisk and golden color which distinctively bestows the savory floral aroma in their teas. The total planted area constitutes 525 hectares which yield approximately 3000 kgs per hectare. Glendale is among the most recognized Nilgiri tea plantations and follows all global production standards.

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Frequently Asked Questions
  • Does Green Tea aid weight loss?
    According to research, Green tea has been proven to be one of the healthiest beverages in the world. Besides the fact that a cup of green tea contains less than half the caffeine present in a cup of coffee, it also is rich in antioxidants called 'catechins'. One of the prime catechins present in Green tea is EGCG, which have proven to increase thermogenesis in our body. This boosts our metabolism and if combined with a healthy diet and exercise, it has a positive impact on weight loss.
  • Does Green tea contain caffeine?
    Green tea has a relatively low amount of caffeine per cup (~45 mg) compared to coffee (~95 mg). This caffeine in green tea is just enough to give you a boost, without the unwanted jitters. Hence, a great alternative to coffee.
  • Is Green Tea a good detox?
    Green tea is full of antioxidants and polyphenols which have been linked to anti-inflammatory and anti-carcinogenic effects. These antioxidants, called catechins, also aid a healthy metabolism which adds to the body's innate ability to detox.
  • Where do you source your teas from?
    We source our teas from over 150 renowned tea plantations and small individual farms in India. Within the country, we procure from 5 popular tea-producing regions, namely : Darjeeling, Assam, Nilgiri, Kangra, and Sikkim.
  • What different ways can I brew it?
    It can be brew as hot, iced or cold brew.
  • Can we add milk to this our green tea?
    We strongly recommend not to add milk. You may add enhancements like sugar, stevia, mint to enhance the taste -
  • How are your teas packed?
    After sourcing our teas directly from plantations within hours of harvest, we bring them to our state-of-the-art tea facility in New Delhi, India. The teas then go through rigorous rounds of cleaning, sorting, quality testing to remove any impurities/dust/foreign particles. Teas then pass through a final 10+ quality check points for leaf size, aroma, liquor, flavors etc. They are then vacuum-packaged in opaque aluminium-lined bags using sophisticated machinery. These vacuum-bags are then stored in a dehumidified, temperature-controlled warehouse which ensures that the teas remain garden-fresh and maintain their character. Upon receiving a consumer's order, we further pack the required quantity of tea in smaller vacuum-sealed packs which are boxed in the retail boxes and then sent over to our own delivery centers located in various parts of the world.

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Excellent!

Love the quality of the tea and care of the company.

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Golden beauty with soft honey notes

The taste develops fra soft mild honey to a full body tea, that feels strengthening