A spring Cru from Guranse Tea Estate, located on one of the highest summits in the world, and with which we have a long-standing partnership. The excellent climate and specific soil type here gives this green tea a unique character.
Its fine astringency gives the vegetal, fruity and mineral notes a excellent intensity. A powerful green tea.
This tea is grown organically and certified by Ecocert, an accredited independent certification body.
- Dhankuta Nepal
- Tea colour:
- green tea
Appearance: small rolled leaves with buds
Colours: dark green
Scents: vegetal, floral, toasted
Scents: cooked vegetables, floral, fruit
Texture: powdery with a fine astringent finish
Flavours: sweet with a subtle bitterness
Aromas: vegetal, fruity (stewed fruit), mineral, honey, toasted hint
Aromatic profile and length in the mouth: the notes are strong from the start. This tea has a strong presence and a long finish, with a mild astringency which gives the vegetal, fruity and mineral notes a long finish.
Suggestion of preparation
With the tasting set: 4' minutes in water heated to 75°C.
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.