Grands Crus



Yen Bai Silver Needles

White tea from Yen Bai, Viêtnam
A Grand Cru with vanilla, floral and wicker notes.
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  • Infusion Time 7'

  • Quantity 6g / 30cl

  • Temperature of infusion 80°C - 175°F

  • Time of the day All day long


This Grand Cru is harvested in a 165-hectare plantation in Yen Bai province, Vietnam. Its profile offers the archetypal gourmet notes of Vietnamese white teas.

This sweet and smooth tea with vanilla, floral and wicker notes develops against an oily texture.

Special qualities

  • Origin:
  • Yen Bai, Viêtnam
  • Tea colour:
  • White tea

Suggestion of preparation

With the tasting set: 7' minutes in water heated to 80°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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