Terroir is a French word that refers to place where the roots of a plant grow.
The effect of that particular environment, altitude, climate, weather and soil has a distinct bearing on the unique taste, attributes and character of the beverage produced in an area or region. .
That is why tea produced in Darjeeling or wine that is produced in Bordeaux, have a characteristic that is unique to the region.
Good tea and good wine…….. Enjoy!