Single Estate Darjeeling Gift Tube

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Single Estate Darjeeling Gift Tube
Darjeeling Margaret’s Hope 1st Flush
FTGFOP1 SPL CH

Tea Garden: Margaret’s Hope
Harvest: Spring 2019
Grade: FTGFOP1 SPL CH – Finest Tippy Golden Flowery Orange Pekoe
Weight: 30g

Margaret’s Hope is one of the top tea gardens in Darjeeling. It is well known throughout the UK. The tea  produced there in early spring is considered to be one of the best first flush Darjeelings.
The liquor (infusion) is golden-yellow, slightly creamy, with notes of chestnuts and dried apricots. A very refreshing tea with a round and long lasting after-taste.

About the Margaret’s Hope estate:
Margaret’s Hope is located in the northern valley of Kurseong, the land of white orchid. It was orginally
called Bara-Rington and was owned by Mr Bagdon from England. His daughter, Margaret, fell
in love with this garden and wished to return there after her first visit. Sadly, she passed away
on her voyage back to England. Her father renamed the garden in her memory as Margaret’s
Hope.