Grands Crus



2023 Mini Tuo Cha from Cangyuan

Dark tea from Yunnan, China
A Grand Cru with woody, vanilla, earthy and humus notes.

We ship all over the world

  • Infusion Time 5'

  • Quantity 6 g / 30 cl

  • Temperature of infusion 90°C - 195°F

  • Time of the day All day long


This tea is produced in China in the region of Yunnan. It is a shu pu erh, which is subject to an accelerated fermentation process. The leaves of this tea are compressed into miniature bird's nests, called Tuo Cha in Chinese.

A sweet shu pu erh shu which reveals woody, vanilla, earthy and humus fragrances against a smooth texture.

Special qualities

  • Origin:
  • Yunnan, China
  • Tea colour:
  • Dark Tea

Suggestion of preparation

With the teapot or the tasting set: 5 minutes in water heated to 195°F.

With the Gong Fu Cha: infusions during 30-40 seconds.

Grands Crus: savour the exceptional

Rare and ephemeral, teas identified as Grands Crus by Palais des Thés are the result of alchemy between a tea plant variety, its terroir and the talent of an artisan grower. Meticulously plucked, processed and sourced in the most respected tea gardens, our Grands Crus unveil unique flavours that reflect the refinement of their origins.

Log In