Avongrove Estate is located north of Mirik. Founded in 1901, the gardens are spread over two ridges densely covered with tea bushes and overlook the idyllic Balasun River. Tea trees are grown at altitudes from 800 to 1800 metres above the sea level. It is grown in a organic way since 2006. This tea comes from the oldest part of the garden, where Chinese shrubs grow (72% plantings).
Aroma: intense, attractive, dominated by hints of fresh and dried herbs, meadow honey, fresh cut grass and rare spices
Taste: brisk, attractive, very fresh and juicy with a hints of fresh flowers and herbs, ripe fruit and rare spices
Harvest: spring 2021
Weight: 50 g