Grands Crus

SKU

2777

Shan Li Xi Gao Shan Cha

Oolong from Nantou, Taiwan
A Grand Cru with floral and gourmet notes.
€33.00
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  • Infusion Time 5'

  • Quantity 6g / 30cl

  • Temperature of infusion 90°C - 195°F

  • Time of the day All day long

Description

This excellent Gao Shan Cha is a small artisan batch made by the Wang family. A Gao Shan Cha is a high-altitude tea: this one comes from Shan Li Xi Mountain, and it is harvested at over 1,200 metres above sea level from the Qing Xin cultivar. An exceptional tea.

This sublime oolong boasts a smooth texture, which combines with a sleek, sweet flavour. Its floral, gourmet notes are given a deliciously long finish.

Special qualities

  • Origin:
  • Nantou, Taiwan
  • Tea colour:
  • Oolong, light oxidation

Suggestion of preparation

With the tasting set: 5' minutes in water heated to 90°C.

With the Gong Fu Cha (teapot/Gaiwan): infusions during 30-40 secondes.

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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