This tea is produced by the Balasun estate, a Darjeeling estate on the banks of the Balasun River. This Darjeeling is grown at a lower altitude and has more body compared to high-altitude Darjeelings.
Darjeeling is located in the northeast of India, among the Himalayas in the state of West Bengal. First cultivated in the 1800s, Darjeeling tea is one of the highest-quality teas in the world famous for its unique flavour. Perfect climate, rich soil, high altitude and careful original processing gives this tea an unforgettable aroma and taste. Darjeeling has about 165 tea plantation and 87 registered tea gardens.