Tea: Pasir Nangka OP

A Black Tea from Upton Tea Imports

This tea has been retired/discontinued.

Picture of Pasir Nangka OP
Brand:Upton Tea Imports
Style:Black Tea
Region:Banten, Indonesia
Caffeine:Caffeinated
Loose?Loose
# Ratings:1 View All

Review of Pasir Nangka OP

AromaFlavorValueTotal
5 of 104 of 54 of 560 of 100
FairGoodGood Value

Only my third tea from Java (or anywhere in Indonesia), I was excited to try this one as I have yet to get a real sense of what characterizes teas from this region.

This is a pretty average black tea. Not much about it stands out. It has a slightly more savory quality, almost hinting at smokiness. Very full-bodied, but not the strongest tea. I found the aroma to be slightly flat. Some of the rice-like qualities of Ceylon teas. A little tannic edge in the aftertaste. Overall character seems intermediate between a Ceylon and Assam.

Although it was not outstanding, it was also not bad. A fairly solid, classic black tea among Upton's offerings.

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