The Pathivara tea estate is located at between 1,800m and 2,000m above sea level around Charibanyang village. It is located beside Kumbhakarna Mountain, in a pollution-free area. As a result, the tea is thus hand-picked and hand-made in a very healthy environment.
A sweet Grand Cru with zesty, floral and fruity fragrances which develop in harmony with the tea's smooth texture.
This tea is grown organically and certified by Ecocert, an accredited independent certification body.
- Panchthar, Nepal
- Tea colour:
- black tea
Appearance: large leaves and twisted buds
Colour: dark green with silvery buds
Fragrances: floral, vanilla, toasted
Fragrances: floral, zesty, vegetal
Texture: smooth with a fine astringency
Fragrances: zesty, floral, yellow fruit, fresh almond
Suggestion of preparation
With the tasting set: 4' minutes in water heated to 85°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.