This Nepalese Grand Cru is harvested in the Himalayas in the summer. Its poetic name, Himalayan Satuwa, is the name of an Asian plant which is renowned for its medicinal properties.
An aromatic and gourmet black tea that reveals honeyed, fruity and cocoa fragrances on a delicately powdery texture.
- Tea colour:
- black tea
Appearance: long leaves and twisted buds
Colour: brown leaves with golden buds
Fragrances: toasted, cocoa
Fragrances: cocoa, honeyed
Fragrances: honeyed, fruity (candied citrus fruits), cocoa, woody
Suggestion of preparation
With the tasting set: 4' minutes in water heated to 85°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.