Gopaldhara Winter Frosted Red Thunder Ruby – Autumn Flush
Second harvest of clonal Chinese tea plants from the Gopaldhara plantation.
The flavors are typical of the second flush of darjeeling, muscatel flavors, red wines ... Infusion advice: 80 degrees, 2 to 3mns
Description of the Gopaldhara Tea Estate from their official website:
Gopaldhara produces finest Darjeeling Tea is located in Mirik Valley, is one of the highest tea estates in Darjeeling. The total area of the garden is 320 Hectares. Out of the 320 Hectares, 172 Hectares has been planted with tea bushes. Planting is still being carried out in the vacant high elevation lands.
Most of the new planting has been done at an elevation between 5500 FT right up to 7000 FT. This is definitely one of the highest tea estates in the world having a size able area of 60 Hectares at an average elevation of 6000 FT with the highest peak stretching up to 7000 FT. It has been planted with mixed clonal tea to produce rare and exquisite finest Darjeeling Tea.
The old plantation is also now being replanted with new varieties of high quality clonal tea bushes. An old area of 8 Hectares has already been completed near the factory block. Gopaldhara produces finest Darjeeling Tea in all category like Black, Green, White, Oolong, Flavored, Speciality Tea. We serve the Global Tea Lovers and has been maintaining the quality since 1955 for our Darjeeling Tea. Tea like First Flush & Second Flush from our Plantations are most sought after Teas which due to high elevation has natural elements of Flavors and Rich Aroma of Darjeeling Tea. Maharani of Darjeeling which is one of the Finest Darjeeling Tea in First Flush is appreciated much.
In order to keep up with the increased production and also increased infrastructure requirements for better quality teas we have recently concluded the construction of a new factory. The design of the new factory incorporates all hygiene and food safety requirements as per the HACCP standard specified by RVA. Gopaldhara produces teas in all categories like Black, Green, White, Oolong,Handmade Teas. We also specialize in Tea Gifting