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Committed to sourcing the world’s finest harvests, TWG Tea is delighted to announce the arrival of the coveted 2017 Darjeeling First Flush, Haute Couture Tea® and a curated selection of Spring harvests Darjeeling teas available at all TWG Tea Boutiques in May 2017. The exceptional harvests of the celebrated region of Darjeeling are rich in aroma and complex in flavour, with outstanding notes of ripe fruits and nuts. These noble and precious teas are grown in the Himalayan foothills of West Bengal between Nepal, Sikkim and Bhutan in a land of cloud and mist, at altitudes ranging from 3,000 to 7,000 feet. The most renowned Darjeeling estates craft their teas by hand in the most natural and artisanal fashion, and no two gardens or harvests taste alike. Shop the Limited Edition Darjeeling First Flush (2017) Singe Estate Harvests Puttabong SFTGFOP1 Established in 1852, Puttabong is the first known tea estate in Darjeeling’s history. The rolling hills of this phenomenal estate rise to 2,000 metres and end in the crystal waters of the Rangeet River. This is the first estate to produce teas that fetched prices which set a world record. This harvest boasts twisted, jade-green leaves with the aroma of wild berries that infuse into a golden cup with a brilliant, muscatel flavour and a subtle aftertaste of ripe orchard fruits. Singbulli SFTGFOP1 This renowned tea estate of the Mirik Valley produces a harvest with alluring emerald-green leaves with silver tips that create a bright cup with refreshing floral notes and an intoxicating taste of fresh grass, followed by a light note of astringency. Orange Valley SFTGFOP1 This prestigious tea estate is situated at altitudes of 1,520 to 1,830 metres, where cool temperatures, generous rainfall and cloudy skies, broken by intervals of bright sunshine, create exceptional quality harvests. The estate is surrounded by orange trees, which lend a unique and sparkling flavour to the tea. This first flush boasts long, elegant jade-green leaves with a perfume reminiscent of soursop blossoms. The cup is translucent and glossy, and yields a subtle taste of custard-apple followed by a persistent flavour of honey and mango, which envelops the palate. Follow TWG Tea Canada on social media and tag your photos with #TWGTeaHauteCoutureTea and #DarjeelingFirstFlushTea
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“Across the bright and early morning sky, as far as the eye can see, a subtle floral fragrance lingers in the crisp morning air, under a canopy of soft, falling pink petals. The sakuras are most overwhelmingly beautiful in full bloom, a reminder that spring has arrived.” Always Sakura Tea, TWG Tea Few things are as evocative of Spring as strolling beneath a canopy of delicate cherry blossoms. This year, TWG Tea, the finest luxury tea brand in the world, pays a joyous tribute to the season of hope with the introduction of the Spring 2017 Haute Couture Tea Collection® featuring Always Sakura Tea. Encased in a blush pink collectable tin, this marvellously luxuriant green tea is blended with notes of Rainier cherry and sweet florals which produce an airy and intoxicating aroma and yield a smooth and tender aftertaste. Produced in small quantities, the Always Sakura Tea will be available for a limited time, in celebration of this ephemeral season. For the perfect gift this Spring, TWG Tea launches a limited edition Always Sakura Tea infused macaron and gift box. Showcasing an exquisite ganache accented by the natural flavour of green tea with notes of cherry blossom and a delicate Amarena cherry center. Available while quantities last at the TWG Tea Salon & Boutique at West Georgia as of March 2nd, 2017.
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An exceptional tea to pursue to the ends of the earth... TWG Tea dedicates the Follow Me Tea to the undying romance of the Lady of the Camellias – a tribute to the ethereal beauty of the tea flower - with an Asian twist, inviting you to share the delights of this alluring blend of the finest harvest green tea and rare ginseng root crowned with unforgettable notes of succulent pineapple with your treasured one. TWG Tea has transformed tea into an object of seduction, an unspoken language of love. Exceptional TWG Teas inspired by the art of romance... Shop The Complete Valentine's Collection Magic Moment Tea Magic Moment Tea is a magical potion that unites the delicious character of black tea, rare citrus fruits and the nutty savours of tropical coconut. Love Me Tea On a more delicate note, Love Me Tea is an engaging invitation of fine green tea and fragrant floral blossoms which entices the senses. Continuing to charm and engage our ethereal desires, these sweet, aromatic teas celebrate the enduring romance of life. Valentine Breakfast Tea To celebrate Valentine’s Day, enjoy a blend as intoxicating as love itself. This black tea weds fresh, ripe fruits and silver pearls that dot the soft amber infusion like luminous tears of joy.
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The Dawn of A New Day Welcoming the year of the fire rooster, TWG Tea blazes a new beginning with the Morning Rooster Tea, a bold and cheeky blend in celebration of the vivacious and colourful year of the rooster. A spirited blend of black tea and green tea, the Morning Rooster Tea is illuminated by a scattering of silver tips and colourful notes of jasmine, morning rose and orchard fruit. A brilliant cup to set your taste buds fluttering. - TWG Tea TWG Tea Summer Palace Collection Celebrating the Year of the Rooster in a contemporary setting, TWG Tea invites tea lovers to experience the greatness of Russian History and the refinement of the Tsar’s art of living with the Summer Palace Collection. This porcelain tea service is an original creation, an authentic piece of art to usher in fortune during the festive season. Inspired by an ancestral design, each teapot, creamer, sugar bowl, teacup and saucer, is carefully hand crafted in the oldest and most renowned Russian porcelain manufacture and features exquisite 22ct gold leaf detailing. - TWG Tea