FREE SHIPPING on orders $59 or more*
close
promo image
NEW! FREE SHIPPING on any order $59 or more*
Now includes subscriptions.
No promotion code necessary

*Receive free domestic ground shipping on any order $59 or more. $59 minimum does not include taxes or shipping, per shipping address. If you select Next Day or 2nd Day Air shipping, the cost of domestic US ground shipping will be credited toward your shipping costs. Offer is not valid in stores and does not apply to Peet's Cards, Monthly Coffee Tours or previous purchases. Cannot be combined with any other offer or discount.

Darjeeling Fancy Organic by the Pound

Item No. 500098

Available: Peet's Store

Price:   per lb. $39.80
What's a subscription?

The most revered of India black teas, Darjeeling relies on cool mountain air to slow growth and deepen flavor.

Flavor Notes

A sweet, complex, floral bouquet that reaches right out of the cup

You might also like

NEED ASSISTANCE? WE’RE HERE.

(800) 999-2132
M – F 6 am – 6 pm PT

Live Chat

About this tea

Tea Story

Darjeeling is known not only for its quality, but for its variety. During the 19th century, imported China tea was planted along with indigenous bushes from low-lying Assam. As a result, many hybrids now populate the gardens. The elevation of a single estate may sweep from 2,000 feet up to 6,000 feet, with the temperature and cloud cover varying widely. High-grown teas are the most revered, as the cool weather slows the growth of the leaves and concentrates the flavor. Add to this the three distinct plucking seasons – first flush, second flush and autumnals – and the range of quality from even a single estate can vary enormously. Darjeeling Fancy is a leaf grade second flush tea with a noticeably puckery quality and a rich, flowery bouquet.

Brewing Tips

Start with a preheated cup or teapot.
Measure 1 spoonful (3g) of tea for each cup of water.
Bring the water to a rolling boil; steep tea for 4 minutes.
Strain leaves while pouring.

Customer Reviews
Employee Reviews

2014-10-22 06:02:14

Auto Coupon Caught!