Grands Crus



Organic Himalayan Shangri-La Honey Black

Black tea from Ilam valley, Nepal - 2023 second flush
A gourmet Grand Cru with cocoa and fruity notes.
Agriculture Biologique

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  • Infusion Time 4'

  • Quantity 6 g / 30 cl

  • Temperature of infusion 85°C - 185°F

  • Time of the day All day long


Himalayan Shangri-La is located in the village of Nepaltar at an altitude of 1400 m. This factory produces over one hundred different teas each year, including delicious summer flushes like this black tea.

This Nepalese summer tea reveals a range of indulgent fragrances, which develop intense cocoa and fruity notes, supported by a smooth texture.

Special qualities

  • Origin:
  • Ilam, Nepal
  • Tea colour:
  • Black Tea

Suggestion of preparation

Prepare this tea warm: 

With the teapot or the tasting set: 4 minutes in water heated to 185°F.

With the Gong Fu Cha: infusions during 30-40 seconds.

Prepare this tea iced: 

In a teapot or carafe: infuse 16 g of leaves per liter of water at room temperature for 30 minutes. Remove the leaves and store in the fridge.

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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