Grands Crus

SKU

2696

Nantou Si Ji Chun

Oolong from Nantou, Taiwan
A tea with buttery, vegetal and white flower notes that delicately unfold onto a highly smooth texture.
€28.00
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  • Infusion Time 5'

  • Quantity 6g / 30cl

  • Temperature of infusion 90°C - 195°F

  • Time of the day All day long

Description

This Taiwanese tea is from the province of Nantou. It is harvested in Songboling, at 400 metres above sea level. It ismade from young tea plants from the renowned Si Ji Chun cultivar. This Grand Cru is a lightly oxidised oolong.

A tea with buttery, vegetal and white flower notes that delicately unfold onto a highly smooth texture.

The Choice of Francois-Xavier Delmas

Tea sommelier Expert and Founder of Palais Des Thés

The name of this tea means "the four seasons" of Nantou. The cultivar Si Ji Chun or four seasons is one of the most renowned in Taiwan and has led to harvests throughout the year.

Special qualities

  • Origin:
  • Nantou, Taiwan
  • Tea colour:
  • oolong (light oxidation)

Suggestion of preparation

With the tasting set: 5 minutes in water heated to 90°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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