Harvested in Ozurgeti in the Guria province of Georgia, it is the country's first dark tea.
During manufacture the producers use the same technique as a pu erh shu and accelerate the fermentation of the leaves.
A smooth Grand Cru with surprisingly intense earthy, hummus and black mushroom notes.
- Guria, Georgia
- Tea colour:
- Dark tea
Appearance: leaves and stems
Colour: dark brown
Notes: humus, mushrooms, cave, autumn leaves
Notes: moss, wood, clay, mushrooms
Colour: dark red
Notes: humus, earth, undergrowth, dark mushrooms, vanilla final
Suggestion of preparation
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.