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.
- Ilam, Nepal
- Black tea
Appearance: twisted leaves and buds
Colour: green and brown leaves with silvery sparkles
Fragrances: floral, fruity, toasted
Fragrances: floral, spicy, fruity
Fragrances: floral (peony), vegetal, almond, honeyed, fruity
Suggestion of preparation
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.