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 round and complex autumn black tea with intense woody, floral, polished and lightly spiced fragrances.
- Panchthar, Nepal
- Tea colour:
- Black tea
Appearance: attractive, rolled leaves with large buds
Colours: blend of black, with golden glints
Scents: floral, woody, toasted
Scents: woody, waxed, floral
Flavours: sweet with a delicate acidic flavour
Fragrances: polished, floral (geranium), zest, spiced, woody
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.