Grands Crus



Margaret's Hope DJ 40 Moondrops

Black tea from Darjeeling, India - 2024 first flush
A Grand Cru with floral, fruity and vegetal notes.

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  • Infusion Time 3'45

  • Quantity 6 g / 30 cl

  • Temperature of infusion 85°C - 185°F

  • Time of the day All day long


Margaret's Hope tea garden stretches over 585 hectares at an altitude of between 950 and 1,830 metres. It is one of the most highly regarded estates in the Darjeeling district. This premium flush from one of the very best varieties (AV2) is the result of a perfectly mastered know-how.

This first flush Darjeeling reveals balanced floral, fruity and vegetal notes, enhanced by a refined silky texture. A taste sensation!

Special qualities

  • Origin:
  • Darjeeling, India
  • Tea colour:
  • Black Tea

Suggestion of preparation

Prepare this tea warm:

With the teapot or the tasting set: 3’45 minutes in water heated to 185°F.

Also delicious iced:

Steep 8 g in 50 cl of water at room temperature 30 min. Remove the tea leaves and refrigerate.

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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