Hello Darjeeling Tea Lover, Greetings from Darjeeling! If you have come here searching for a shop to buy best Darjeeling varieties that's ethical, fairly priced and holds up highest quality standards, then you have come to the right place. We would definitely take you on a journey into the world of actual and real Darjeeling, but only high quality tea. Thunderbolt Tea is one resource you can trust for authentic and best varieties! Its been more than 19+ years now since we have been climbing up and down the hills of numerous estates, every new flush, in pursuit of exclusive tea varieties. We personally taste numerous grades of individual tea samples and choose just a few, bringing you the best of what the hills has to offer.
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Owned by a Local, ships Darjeeling Tea straight from Darjeeling!
Yes! We are located in proper Darjeeling town. The owner of Thunderbolt Tea is a local resident. Yes, by buying tea from us, you are directly contributing back to the community where hundreds and thousands of tea workers do hard labor to produce the tea. Yes, tea directly from tea estates and gardens are shipped from Darjeeling town's Head Post Office. You can verify the post seal when you get our package. Not like others who only claim to be from Darjeeling when they are not. Try sending them a manual postcard :)
So, if you have come here looking for best quality teas, look no further, you are on the right abode - The abode of highest quality Darjeeling Tea! We assure you the finest and freshest Darjeeling Tea! If your palate doesn't like one of our teas, we assure you 100% money back guarantee! You even don't have to return the parcel! What more assurance do you want? :)
STILL NOT CONVINCED WITH OUR TEAS?
Then you certainly would want to read this post about us, written by Benoy sometime ago - 6 Good Reasons to Buy Tea online from Thunderbolt Tea . In fact we insist you know about us prior to your purchase. This will certainly make you feel that you have not wasted your money on some dumb tea, exorbitantly high priced having a beautiful story. The story has to be authentic too :) The bucks you pay for your tea from us is justifiable from every corner. Quality wise, you will get the best teas and ethically you will be 'just' in giving us back our economy. Otherwise not a single penny returns back to Darjeeling, apart from the tea worker tea wages. Please do read the post mentioned above. It explains a lot! Thanks for your time!
New Update on 2018 Teas:
A careful and expert selection of our Darjeeling Second Flush Tea 2018 collection of teas have already entered our premises. Now available on our Darjeeling First Flush Tea 2018 page. We also have the New Arrivals of Darjeeling Second Flush Tea 2018, do check it out! Please do keep track of this site or visit our social media sites below. We will soon update to our site. At the moment our we guy is doing his thing :)
Autumn Teas: All our Second Flush teas are gone as well as our previous 2017 First Flush teas. Thank you all for buying our Darjeeling Teas. Do check some Autumnals here if you are interested.