This Grand Cru is from the Rohini tea garden, West Bengal (Kurseong subdivision) which stretches out over 144 hectares, at an altitude of between 300 and 1,300 metres. First flushes are renowned for their especially rich aromatic complexity.
An intense and balanced tea with vegetal, yellow fruit and white fruit notes with a long finish.
- Darjeeling, India
- Tea colour:
- black tea
Appearance: beautiful silver buds and twisted leaves
Colour: brown leaves and shades of dark green
Notes: cooked vegetable, toasted, almonds
Notes: cooked vegetable, floral, rose, fruity
Colour: dark golden
Texture: fine astringency
Flavour: sweet, acidic
Notes: cooked vegetable, fruity (yellow fruit, white fruits)
Suggestion of preparation
With the tasting set: 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.