Definition of orange pekoe in English:

orange pekoe


  • A type of black tea made from young leaves.

    • ‘But if you enjoy black tea (like orange pekoe or Earl Grey), you can enjoy it more.’
    • ‘Offering somebody a mug of bag-brewed Nambarrie just doesn't have the same ring as a pot of single estate, broken orange pekoe.’
    • ‘Customers might be lucky to receive a bag of orange pekoe and a cup of tepid water.’