This Grand Cru is produced in the Panitar tea estate located in the Ilam district, Nepal. Its leaves are harvested in the autumn. This season sees the last harvests before the tea plants become dormant during the winter.
A soft, delicate white tea which combines a smooth texture with fine floral, fruity and vanilla fragrances.
- Ilam, Nepal
- Tea colour:
- white tea
Appearance: downy leaves and buds
Colours: mixture of greens with silvery highlights
Scents: floral, fruity, vegetal
Scents: floral, zesty, vanilla
Fragrances: fresh almond, rose, citrus zest, vanilla, vegetal
Suggestion of preparation
With the tasting set: 4' minutes in water heated to 80°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.