Darjeeling 2018 Risheehat SFTGFOP1 (FIRST FLUSH)


Risheehat Tea Estate is located in one of most beautiful valley famous for growing the best organic teas. The steep land topography, rich and fertile soil, temperature and rainfall are most conducive for growing the best of organic Darjeeling teas. Just 14 kms east from the Darjeeling main city area, Risheehat garden faces the main Darjeeling town and the beautiful Kanchanjangha peak towards the north of the estate.

Risheehat literally means “Home of Holy Saints”. The Garden was established by British planters in the mid 19th century and was known as Tsering Bagan because of local population of the Tsering tribe.

Risheehat has been producing top-quality teas at an altitude of 900 to 2000 MASL for many decades. In 2010 the Risheehat Garden was granted organic status and since then has been producing first-rate organic Darjeeling teas year after year. Before the strike, in 2016 the annual production volume was 180 tons. Risheehat teas are extremely popular with tea lovers all over the world and should be prepared with care.

The fruity notes of this lovely first flush tickles one’s senses at the first sip preparing you for the typical cut grass and floral notes which leaves you wanting more.

Purchased 15 times

grams / 2 dl

degrees C.


no. of brews
Weight: 100 g
Article no: 700A-1
Price: € 20.44
Weight: 250 g
Article no: 700A-2
Price: € 45.99
Weight: 500 g
Article no: 700A-3
Price: € 82.75
100g ~ 3.5 oz