Darjeeling tagged posts

Darjeeling refers to a hilly district in West Bengal state in northeast India, bordering Bhutan and Nepal. Teas grown here tend to use a small-leaved Chinese variety. Combined with high altitudes, the resulting drink is lighter than most black teas.

Tibetan Tea Xiao Bing Zang Cha Dark Tea

April 2020 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to the April 2020 edition of the Curious Tea subscription! Here’s a closer look at the four exciting new teas that we are sharing with our subscribers this month. The first light tea this month is an unusually dark-looking heavily roasted green tea from Japan that consists solely of…
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Blog - China Yunnan Red Dian Hong Da Ye Large Leaf Assamica Black Tea

November 2019 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to the November 2019 edition of the Curious Tea subscription! Here’s a closer look at the four exciting new teas that we are sharing with our subscribers this month. The first light tea this month is a refreshingly floral Huang Jin Gui Golden Osmanthus Oolong from Fujian Province of…
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Blog - Tenryu Yabukita Sencha

September 2019 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to the September 2019 edition of the Curious Tea subscription! Here’s a closer look at the four exciting new teas that we are sharing with our subscribers this month. The first light tea this month is a Chinese White Monkey green tea from Fujian that has unusually distinct woody…
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Yin Zhen Yunnan Silver Needle

May 2019 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to the May 2019 edition of the Curious Tea subscription! Here’s a closer look at the four exciting new teas that we are sharing with our subscribers this month. The first light tea this month is a delicate Yin Zhen Yunnan Silver Needle white tea from Yunnan Province in…
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Blog - India Darjeeling Rohini First Flush Spring Regalia Black Tea

April 2019 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to the April 2019 edition of the Curious Tea subscription! Here’s a closer look at the four exciting new teas that we are sharing with our subscribers this month. The first light tea this month is a Moc Chau Green Heart Oolong from Vietnam that is lightly oxidised and…
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Blog - India Darjeeling Rohini Emerald Vintage Green Tea

March 2019 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to the March 2019 edition of the Curious Tea subscription! Let’s look at the four exciting new teas we’re sharing with our subscribers this month. The first light tea this month is a vibrantly verdant ‘deep steamed’ Makinohara Fukamushi Sencha green tea from Japan. The second light tea is…
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Blog - China Anhui Lu An Gua Pian Lu'an Melon Seed Green Tea

February 2019 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to the February 2019 edition of the Curious Tea subscription! Let’s look at the four exciting new teas we’re sharing with our subscribers this month. The first light tea this month is a floral, lightly oxidised Four Seasons Oolong from Doi Mae Salong in northern Thailand that has a…
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