Definition of orange pekoe in English:

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orange pekoe


A type of black tea made from young leaves.
Example sentences
  • 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.

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Syllabification: or·ange pe·koe

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