Grands Crus



Zi Juan Hong Cha “Purple Tea”

Black Tea from Yunnan, China
An aromatic Grand Cru characterised by its fruity, woody notes and its sweet flavour.
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  • Infusion Time 5'

  • Quantity 6g / 30cl

  • Temperature of infusion 90°C - 195°F

  • Time of the day All day long


This Grand Cru comes from the Yunnan region in China. The tea, known as Zi Juan, is made from the purple leaves of the Da Ye tea bush. It is particularly rich in anthocyanins and is celebrated for its antioxidizing qualities.

A gourmet, extremely aromatic tea characterised by its fruity, woody notes and its sweet flavour.

Special qualities

  • Origin:
  • Yunnan, China
  • Tea colour:
  • Black tea

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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