Khongea Assam Leaf Tea (2022 Harvest)
An Assam orthodox TGFOP leaf tea that retains the classic deep amber liquor and rich flavour of a Khongea Assam tea. This is a slightly larger leaf grade than the Assam Leaf Premium, which is a TGFOP1 leaf grade, so slightly smaller in size. The cup is lightly malty, and can be enjoyed with or without milk.
100g loose leaf tea pouch.
A lighter Assam, with hints of malt and sweetness. Dry Leaf Appearance: Black leaves, slightly larger than the Assam Leaf Premium. Wet Leaf Aroma: Mild malty Liquor: Dark copper
How To Brew
2.5g tea 200 ml (7 fl oz) water 100°C 3 - 5 minutes Brew longer if adding milk.
Khongea Tea Estate, Assam Although established in the late nineteenth century by two English tea planting ladies, Khongea has been managed and owned by the Prakash family for over 50 years. Khongea is situated in the upper reaches of Assam, on the south bank of the Brahmaputra River.