Organic Assam Tea

Organic Assam Tea
Cup of prepared Assam tea. (left), Most of the harvest will be processed using the CTC method to produce granules that infuse quickly. (right)

“Not only is Belseri an organic tea garden, but its social policies are exceptional,” Gerry says. “Additionally, the quality of its produce is equal to some of the best conventional Assam gardens—it is a rare find.”

EDITOR’S NOTE: Inderjit Oberoi was manager of Belseri Tea Estate from 2013 to 2018. He is currently working on organic projects with other tea estates in India.

From TeaTime May/June 2017

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