Grands Crus

SKU

2786

Dong Fang Mei Ren

Oolong from Taïwan
A Grand Cru which reveals a whirlwind of floral, honeyed, vanilla and fruity fragrances.
€48.00
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  • Infusion Time 5'

  • Quantity 6g / 30cl

  • Temperature of infusion 90°C - 195°F

  • Time of the day All day long

Description

This Grand Cru is made in Emei, in Hsinchu County, Taiwan. It is a Dong Fang Mei Ren, which is a heavily oxidised oolong. It is produced from the Qing Xin Da Pan cultivar.

This delicious oolong reveals a whirlwind of floral, honeyed, vanilla and fruity fragrances, which develop against a round and smooth texture.

In order to bring out all the aromatic complexity of this tea, we recommend mutiple infusions multiples using the traditional Chinese Gong Fu Cha method.

Special qualities

  • Origin:
  • Hsinchu, Taïwan
  • Tea colour:
  • oolong (highly oxidised)

Suggestion of preparation

With the tasting set: 5' minutes in water heated to 90°C.

With the Gong Fu Cha (teapot/Gaiwan): infusions during 30-40 secondes.

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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