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The Origins of Makaibari Silver Tips Imperial
A Glimpse into Makaibari Tea Estate
Makaibari Tea Estate, established in 1859, holds the distinction of being the first tea garden in the world to be certified organic. Its rich history and commitment to sustainable practices have earned it a revered place in the global tea community. Located at an elevation ranging from 1,100 to 1,800 meters, the estate’s unique microclimate imparts distinctive qualities to the teas it produces.
The Silver Tips Imperial Legacy
Makaibari Silver Tips Imperial is a culmination of over a century’s worth of expertise and passion. This extraordinary tea is crafted from the finest, handpicked, unopened buds of the Camellia sinensis plant. The leaves, coated in delicate silver down, are a visual testament to their purity and quality.
Characteristics of Makaibari Silver Tips Imperial
- The dry leaves exude a captivating fragrance, reminiscent of blooming jasmine flowers and fresh mountain air.
- The downy silver tips unfurl upon infusion, revealing a vibrant spectrum of greens and silver, creating a visual feast for tea connoisseurs.
Velvety Smooth Texture
- The liquor caresses the palate with a silky texture, leaving a lingering sensation of luxury and refinement.
Delicate Flavor Profile
- The taste is a harmonious dance of floral notes, underscored by a subtle sweetness and a whisper of vegetal undertones.
Energizing and Soothing
- While possessing a gentle, calming effect, Makaibari Silver Tips Imperial also imparts a revitalizing energy, making it an ideal companion for any time of day.
Brewing the Perfect Cup of Makaibari Silver Tips Imperial
- 1 teaspoon of Makaibari Silver Tips Imperial tea leaves
- 8 ounces of filtered water (just off the boil)
- A porcelain or glass teapot
- A fine mesh strainer
Heating the Teapot
- Pour a small amount of hot water into the teapot to warm it. Swirl the water around and then discard.
Adding the Tea Leaves
- Place one teaspoon of Makaibari Silver Tips Imperial tea leaves into the warmed teapot.
- Gently pour hot water over the leaves. Allow them to steep for 3-4 minutes.
- Pour the infused tea through a fine mesh strainer into your cup.
- Take in the mesmerizing aroma and savor the nuanced flavors of Makaibari Silver Tips Imperial.
Makaibari Silver Tips Imperial transcends the realm of ordinary teas, offering a sensory experience that is unparalleled. From its origins in the misty hills of Darjeeling to the refined art of brewing, every facet of this tea exudes excellence. Elevate your tea-drinking ritual with the exquisite allure of Makaibari Silver Tips Imperial – a testament to the union of nature, tradition, and craftsmanship.