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.

Darjeeling Poobong First Flush 2018 Black Tea

August 2018 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to the August 2018 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 Meng Ding Mao Feng from Ming Shan in Sichuan Province, a refreshing and bright green tea that…
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Dong Cheon Tea Field, Jirisan, Hwagae Valley, Hadong County, South Korea

September 2017 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to our September 2017 edition of our tea subscription! As ever we have four new and exciting teas to share with our subscribers this month. The first light tea for September is Dong Cheon Daejak Nokcha, a wonderfully unique and unusual green tea from South Korea with a captivating…
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Taiwan Nantou Organic Mi Xian Honey GABA Oolong

July 2017 – Gourmet Loose Leaf Tea Subscription | Curious Tea

Welcome to July 2017 Curious Tea subscriptions! As always we have some new and exciting teas to share with our subscribers this month. The first tea is a one-off Mi Xian ‘Honey’ GABA Oolong, an unusual find from Taiwan that acquired a lovely honey character from unique weather patterns in…
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Tai Ping Hou Kui Peaceful Monkey King Hunag Shan Anhui China Green Tea

December 2016: Tai Ping Hou Kui, Red Buffalo Oolong, Jasmine Silver Needle, Darjeeling Orange Valley

Here is another month of Curious Tea subscriptions! This December we have an excellent selection of fantastic teas for you to try. We have selected the following four teas this month: a modern Chinese green tea classic, the Tai Ping Hou Kui, known as Peaceful Monkey King; a wonderfully complex…
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China Xue Long Snow Dragon Green Tea

August 2016: Snow Dragon, Raw Pu-erh Pearls, Golden Snail, Darjeeling Phoobsering

It’s time for another month of Curious Tea subscriptions! We have an intriguing selection for August for you to try. We have selected the following four teas for you this month: a Chinese tea straddling the divide between white and green, Xue Long Snow Dragon; some rather large Raw Pu-erh…
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Wen Shan Bao Zhong Taiwanese Oolong

July 2016: Colombian Green, Bao Zhong, Darjeeling Castleton, Pu-erh Pearls

It’s time for another month of Curious Tea subscriptions! We have a great selection for July for you to try. We have selected the following four teas for you this month: a real champagne of teas, a 2016 First Flush Darjeeling from Castleton Tea Estate; a delicate and floral Wen…
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Matcha Genmaicha

January 2016: Matcha Genmaicha, Dong Ding, Red Thunder, Zhenyuan Gold

Welcome to another month of Curious Tea subscriptions! This month we have very interesting teas for you to taste and hopefully these will help along with any healthy New Year’s resolutions! For the opening month of 2016 we have a very tasty and fun genmaicha (mixed with matcha) tea from…
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Dian Hong Black Pagoda

December 2015: Ginseng Oolong, Tai Ping Hou Kui, Makaibari, Dian Hong

In December 2015 we are featuring the following teas for our tea club subscribers: Light: King Ginseng Oolong and Tai Ping Hou Kui; Dark: Dian Hong Black Pagoda and Darjeeling Makaibari Oolong; Mixed: King Ginseng Oolong and Dian Hong Black Pagoda. Welcome to another month of Curious Tea subscriptions! This…
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