A delicate, 2nd Flush Darjeeling Estate tea with a distinctive muscatel character. Teas such as this one from one of Darjeeling's best known estates, Margaret's Hope, are known for their complex, delicate flavours and aromas.
Suggested Pairing: This is a superb afternoon tea that is especially good with scones and raspberry conserve. Pairs well with fruit and soft cheeses. Its nutty character and muscatel flavours combine well with warmer spices like nutmeg and also wild mushrooms, such as morels.
Ingredients: Black Tea Leaves from Margaret's Hope Estate, India
Brewing: 1 tsp for each 6-8 oz cup of boiling water. Cover and let steep for 3-7 min.