This tea comes form Nilgiris (Blue Mountains) range of southern India. Nilgiri Tea is grown on these mountains at elevations of up to 2500 meters in Tamil Nadu and Kerala regions of India. It produces an intensely aromatic, dark, and flavorful tea. In fact, due to the Crush, Tear, Curl (CTC) process used to produce the tea, it has been said that this tea produces more cups by weight.
This tea is sold loose leaf, meaning it will not arrive packed in individual tea bags.