This is a premier tea by any measure an never fails to disappoint. This what Atkinson’s say about their Darjeeling tea;
Strictly speaking our Darjeeling is an F.T.G.F.O.P. because it is the Finest, Tippy, Golden, Flowery, Orange Pekoe. This beautiful fresh and zesty Darjeeling leaf is grown on a single estate in the foothills of the Himalayas, a harmonious delicately balanced tea that will delight the senses of the more sensitive taste buds.
Often referred to as the ‘Champagne of Teas’, we don’t waste our time with anything less than Premier Cru, selecting from some of the greatest estates: Margaret’s Hope, Castleton, Makaibari that benefit from generations of best practice in their farming and custodianship of this beautiful region and its people.