Grands Crus



Dianhong Shisheng Miao

Black tea from Hubei, China
A Grand Cru with cocoa, praline, azuki, woody and spicy notes.
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  • Infusion Time 4'

  • Quantity 6 g / 30 cl

  • Temperature of infusion 90°C - 195°F

  • Time of the day All day long


The aromatic profile of this Chinese black tea is the result of a powerful oxidation process which is carried out in bamboo baskets for several hours. Dianhong means "Yunnan black tea", while "Shisheng Miao" is a tea plant from this region.

A Grand Cru with notes that bring to mind pastries (praline, cocoa, azuki), blended with powerful woody and spiced fragrances.

Special qualities

  • Origin:
  • Yunnan, China
  • Tea colour:
  • Black tea

Suggestion of preparation

With the tasting set: 4 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.

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