Our Darjeeling is a 2nd flush from the Balasun Estate. The garden lies at an elevation of 400-1350 meters. This high elevation helps to create well -defined or clear notes in the tea. We selected this lot as it offers lively taste characteristics. The initial notes are smooth and flowery, passing into a more pungent feel on the tongue. There is a well-crafted tension between leaf astringency and "muscatel" flavors.  Note how it will linger. The leaves cup to a rich, yellow-golden color.  

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Dàjí lǐng 大吉岭
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  • 5

    Posted by Oakster on 2nd Mar 2021

    I was looking for a good Darjeeling and found this at Silk Road which turned out to be an excellent tea.

  • 5
    Great Darjeeling

    Posted by Unknown on 24th Feb 2021

    Received just what I expected. Great taste and tea

  • 5
    Delicious black tea.

    Posted by S Webel on 16th Jun 2017

    Darjeeling is one of my favorite black teas, but not all are of the same quality. Silk Road's Darjeeling is flavorful with a nice balance of smoothness and astringency.

  • 5
    A great all around black tea.

    Posted by Gary Bennett on 7th Jul 2015

    This is a pleasing tea. I like it with a bit of honey (Locally sourced from here in Arizona). If you like iced tea this is also a great choice.