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Assam Superior

Assam Superior

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Discover the rich heritage and exquisite flavours of Assam with our Assam Superior, a full-bodied black tea sourced from the prestigious Dejoo tea estate in North East India.

With its bright reddish-amber infusion, Assam Superior offers a brisk, smooth, and sweet tasting experience. This tea embodies the quintessential characteristics of Assam, boasting a bold malty flavour complemented by fruity overtones and subtle hints of chocolate and caramel.

At our tea estate, each leaf is meticulously handpicked, tasted, and specially selected during every harvest to ensure unparalleled quality and flavour. This dedication to craftsmanship ensures that every sip of Assam Superior delivers a truly exceptional tea experience, allowing you to savour the essence of Assam's terroir with every cup.

Indulge in the superior quality and distinctive flavours of our single estate Assam teas, curated for discerning tea connoisseurs like you to enjoy. Experience the richness and depth of Assam Superior, a tea that epitomizes the artistry and tradition of Assamese tea cultivation.

To Enjoy

Place one teaspoon per cup into an infuser, filter or teapot. Add freshly boiled water and infuse for 4 minutes. Serve immediately or remove leaves to prevent spoiling. May be enjoyed with milk or lemon to taste.

Health Benefits

According to some studies, long-term consumption of black tea has been linked to lowering the risk of a stroke.

The high concentration of flavonoids found in black tea are said to help reduce the clotting of arteries, acting as antioxidants to reduce the levels of damaging free radicals in the body.

Often black tea is overlooked for its health benefits; overshadowed by the publicity surrounding the health benefits of green and white teas.

Ingredients

Black Tea.

Allergens Note: All products are packed in an environment that contains nuts and other allergens.

Our Sizes Explained

Caddies

Standard Caddy

Our bespoke white and lilac caddy is the perfect way to keep your infusion fresh.
Contains enough for approximately 40 cups of happiness.

Refill Pouch

Refill Cartons

The refill carton, available in Standard and Large, is a perfect, environmentally friendly way to replenish your Tea Palace Caddies.

Contains enough for approximately 40 cups (Standard) or 60 cups (Large) of one of our infusions.

Sample Caddy

Sample Caddy

Our small sample size caddy weighs 45g and is the perfect way to try a new infusion or multiple different blends.
It contains enough for approximately 10 cups of goodness. 

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About Assam Superior

Assam Superior tea is a premium black tea hailing from the Assam region of India, renowned for its bold flavour and rich aroma. This tea is crafted from the large, dark leaves of the Camellia sinensis var. assamica tea plant, which thrives in the fertile plains of the Brahmaputra River Valley.

One of the distinguishing features of Assam Superior tea is its malty and robust flavour profile. The tea leaves are carefully handpicked and processed using traditional methods, including withering, rolling, oxidation, and drying.

This meticulous process enhances the natural flavours and aromas of the tea, resulting in a full-bodied and satisfying brew.

Assam Superior tea is known for its deep amber liquor and brisk, invigorating taste. It boasts bold and malty notes with hints of sweetness and a subtle earthy undertone, making it an ideal choice for those who prefer strong and flavourful teas.

In addition to its exceptional taste, Assam Superior tea offers a range of potential health benefits. It contains antioxidants and other beneficial compounds that may support overall health and well-being.

Some studies suggest that regular consumption of black tea, such as Assam Superior, may help promote heart health, boost immunity, and improve cognitive function.

Whether enjoyed on its own or with a splash of milk and a touch of sweetener, Assam Superior tea is a delightful and comforting beverage that is perfect for any time of day. Its bold flavour and invigorating qualities make it a beloved choice among tea enthusiasts worldwide.