Season's Pick Assam GFOP Organic (TA07)

Tea type
Black Tea
Not available
Baked Bread, Honey, Mineral
Sold in
Loose Leaf
Not available
Not available
Edit tea info Last updated by Rumpus Parable
Average preparation
205 °F / 96 °C 2 min, 45 sec 10 oz / 295 ml

Currently unavailable

We don't know when or if this item will be available.

From Our Community

1 Image

2 Want it Want it

2 Own it Own it

3 Tasting Notes View all

From Upton Tea Imports

This Assam selection produces a dark cup with a full flavor profile. Notes of cocoa and a delicate caramel hint complement a sweet and toasty aroma for an enjoyable cup.

Origin: India

Steeping Suggestions: –
Leaf Quantity: 2¼ g/cup
Water Temp: 212° (boiling)
Steep Time: 3-5 min.

About Upton Tea Imports View company

Company description not available.

3 Tasting Notes

1050 tasting notes

My morning cup. This is biscuity with a sweetness I don’t normally associate with Assams. The sweetness was almost floral in nature, and, though it threw me for a loop, I liked it. It’s a full bodied tea, but it’s also very smooth. The combination of the two gave the tea a cream-like texture. Between its strength and smoothness I’d place this firmly in my breakfast tea category. It’ll get ya up and moving!

It’s definitely different from the other Assams in my cupboard, but that’s a good thing. I’m happy I have more of this to play around with. I can see myself possibly becoming attached to this one.

Boiling 3 min, 30 sec 1 tsp 8 OZ / 236 ML

Login or sign up to leave a comment.

1774 tasting notes

This is one I stole from the MTTB because it looked good, only had one cup, and had a fair bit of packaging. C’mon box: close!

This is a nice bready Assam, with notes of honey, and only a little bit of astringency. Just by the smell of it, I felt it would be better with a little milk to tone it down, but I’m doing ok without it. It’s a nice brisk cup to start the morning with!


Login or sign up to leave a comment.

1368 tasting notes

Bready, tea-like, and sweet: that’s how I’d describe this tea. I can’t remember why I grabbed this (the description probably attracted me in some way), and I have to say it’s a solid straight tea, with lots of lovely qualities to it. Do I love it so much that I’d order it again? Nah. Still, something really nice to enjoy this evening.

Flavors: Baked Bread, Honey, Mineral

200 °F / 93 °C 2 min, 0 sec 2 tsp 12 OZ / 354 ML

Login or sign up to leave a comment.