Yunnan province is famed for its Pu Erh but a few growers also produce magnificent white teas. These silver needles are harvested in a small plantation located at an altitude of 1600 m. The crop is formed exclusively of buds.
A delicate white tea with notes of apricot, vanilla and a subtle honey flavour, which develops into an elegant powdery texture.
- Yunnan, China
- Tea colour:
- White tea
Appearance: long and silky buds
Notes: fresh mushrooms, wicker, flowers
Notes:wicker, button mushrooms
Colour: pale orange
Notes: honey, wicker, fresh mushrooms, floral, apricot
Suggestion of preparation
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.