Grands Crus

Thurbo DJ 296 Clonal Tips

Black tea from Darjeeling, India – 2019 Darjeeling Second Flush
A smooth summer Darjeeling boasting a delicate astringency highlighting intense floral, woody and honey notes.
€38.00

SKU

0181A19
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  • Infusion Time 4'

  • Quantity 6g / 30cl

  • Temperature of infusion 85°C - 185°F

  • Time of the day All day long

Description

The Thurbo plantation is located in the Mirik valley at an altitude ranging from 980 to 2,440 metres above sea level. The summer harvest takes place from May to June. During production, the oxidation of the leaves is more marked than with a first flush.

A smooth summer Darjeeling boasting a delicate astringency highlighting intense floral, woody and honey notes.

The Choice of Francois-Xavier Delmas

Tea sommelier Expert and Founder of Palais Des Thés

Located at an altitude of 1,500 metres above sea level on the border between India and Nepal, the Thurbo plantation overlooks Kangchenjunga (8,586 metres). This exquisite batch is made from the AV2 tea plant.

Special qualities

  • Origin:
  • Darjeeling, India
  • Tea colour:
  • black tea

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.

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