Grands Crus



Organic Badamtam DJ 21 Clonal Moonlight

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


The Badamtam tea estate is one of the oldest tea gardens in West Bengal. It covers 321 hectares at an altitude of between 200 and 1,500 metres. Spring flush Darjeeling teas are so renowned for their quality that they are known as the "champagne of teas"!
A complex first flush Darjeeling, revealing mandarin, violet and mirabelle plum notes that develop against a round texture. A true gem!

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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