The Pathivara tea estate is located in the Panchthar region, near Charibanyan village. The tea plants grow in high altitude plantations, between 1,800 and 2,000 metres above sea level, beside Kumbhakarna mountain. This black tea is made using traditional methods.
A sweet black tea with a subtly powdered texture, which reveals floral, honeyed, cocoa, woody and fruity fragrances.
This tea is grown organically and certified by Ecocert, an accredited independent certification body.
- Panchthar, Nepal
- Tea colour:
- black tea
Appearance: twisted leaves and buds
Colour: brown leaves with golden sparkles
Fragrances: honeyed, floral, cocoa
Fragrances: honeyed, floral (rose), cooked fruits
Fragrances: floral (dried roses), honeyed, cocoa, woody, stewed fruits
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.