Some Nepalese plantations have broken with tradition and are following their passion to produce teas that are out of the ordinary. This high-quality white tea comes from a garden in Ilam district. A delicious and highly aromatic white tea with vegetal, floral and almond notes. It boasts a rounded, highly silky texture and a sweet taste.
This tea is grown organically and certified by Ecocert, an accredited independent certification body.
- Ilam, Nepal
- Tea colour:
- white tea
- Appearance: rolled buds
- Colours: green and silver
- Scents: vegetal, floral
- Scents: vegetal, floral, fruity
- Colour: golden
- Texture: silky
- Flavours: sweet
- Aromas: fresh vegetal, floral, and fresh almond notes, mineral and brioche hints
- Aromatic profile and length in the mouth: a silky, sweet white tea, with a very fresh mix of flavour, vegetal, floral and almond-like in its taste
Suggestion of preparation
With the testing: 3'45 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.