Grands Crus



Puttabong DJ 70 F.T.G.F.O.P.

Black tea from Darjeeling, India - 2024 first flush
A Grand Cru with camphor, vegetal and almond notes.

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  • Infusion Time 3'45

  • Quantity 6 g / 30 cl

  • Temperature of infusion 85°C - 185°F

  • Time of the day All day long


Puttabong is located in the village of Tukvar, in northern Darjeeling. The tea garden shared its name with the village until it was split in two: Puttabong and North Tukvar. Founded in 1855, it is the oldest tea garden in the region, as well as one of the most renowned and prestigious of its kind.

This first flush Darjeeling develops camphor, vegetal and almond notes, supported by a subtly powdered texture.

Special qualities

  • Origin:
  • Darjeeling, India
  • Tea colour:
  • Black Tea

Suggestion of preparation

Prepare this tea warm:

With the teapot or the tasting set: 3’45 minutes in water heated to 185°F.

Also delicious iced:

Steep 8 g in 50 cl of water at room temperature 30 min. Remove the tea leaves and refrigerate.

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.

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