Grands Crus

SKU

3085A22

Omura-San's Hon Gyokuro

Green tea - Japan 1st flush 2022
A Grand Cru that offers a velvety texture which covers the palate to reveal a umami flavour around a forceful marine centre.
€58.00
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  • Infusion Time 2'

  • Quantity 6g / 30cl

  • Temperature of infusion 60°C - 140°F

  • Time of the day All day long

Description

Gyokuro is one of the most precious Japanese teas. This one is particularly exceptional as it has been shaded by straw canopy make entirely by hand, known as a Hon Gyokuro.

A highly elegant Grand Cru that offers a velvety texture which covers the palate to reveal a umami flavour around a forceful marine centre.

Special qualities

  • Origin:
  • Shizuoka, Japan
  • Tea colour:
  • green tea

Suggestion of preparation

With the tasting set: 2' minutes in water heated to 140°F.

With the Kyusu / Shiboridashi by successive 1 minute infusions.

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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