Definitions for "Darjeeling"
(1) a region of Northeast India in the lower Himalaya Mountains; (2) a fine variety of black tea grown in the Darjeeling region of India.
A tea growing area in north India on the foothills of the Himalaya Mountains. Teas grown here take their name from the area and are said to be the 'Champagne' of Indian teas. Grown at altitudes up to 7,000 ft (1291 m) above sea level. Darjeeling tea is known as a high grown tea and is light in colouring with a delicate muscatel flavour and aroma.
A very high quality black tea grown in the Himalayan Mountains in North India. It is most often referred to as the champagne of teas.