Grands Crus



Himalayan Yak

Black tea from Nepal - 2021 second flush
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A Grand Cru with sophisticated vegetal, almond, honeyed and fruity fragrances.
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  • Infusion Time 4'

  • Quantity 6g / 30cl

  • Temperature of infusion 85°C - 185°F

  • Time of the day All day long


This Grand Cru is made in the Norling tea garden. Its name refers to the famous Himalayan yack, which is as full of strength and energy as this tea. It is made from the gumti 78 cultivar and is harvested at an altitude of almost 1,600 metres.

A summer tea with sophisticated vegetal, almond, honeyed and fruity fragrances whichdevelop against an elegant powdery texture.

Special qualities

  • Origin:
  • Ilam, Nepal
  • Colour:
  • Black tea

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.

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