Grands Crus

SKU

2063

Yin Zhen Celeste

China white tea
This white tea reveals subtle, striking notes of vanilla and fresh almond, with long-lasting vegetal notes.
€39.00
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  • Infusion Time 10'

  • Quantity 6g / 30cl

  • Temperature of infusion 70°C - 160°F

  • Time of the day All day long

Description

This white tea is produced in Fujian province in the famous Wuyi mountains. It is made from the Zhenghe Da Bai cultivar.
This tea is a Bai Hao Yin Zhen: it is the highest and most sought-after grade of the famous "Silver Needle" tea. The thin and regular buds and hand-picked, and are slowly withered over several days before being carefully dried.
Silver Needles of a exceptional grade. Its oily texture reveals subtle, striking notes of vanilla and fresh almond, with long-lasting vegetal notes. A veritable bouquet of fresh roses! A superb tea with a unique charm.

The Choice of Francois-Xavier Delmas

Tea sommelier Expert and Founder of Palais Des Thés

An absolute must-have. It is quite simply the rarest, softest white tea in China.

Special qualities

  • Origin:
  • Fujian, China
  • Colour:
  • White Tea

Suggestion of preparation

With the tasting set: 10' minutes in water heated to 70°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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