Grands Crus

JUKRO black tea

Garden direct from the Hadong district, Korea
Garden direct. A truly exceptional tea from S. Korea with malty, chocolaty aroma.
Packaging
packaging
1.75 oz pouch
$98.00

SKU

D280AM
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  • Infusion Time 5'

  • Quantity 6g / 30cl

  • Temperature of infusion 90°C

  • Time of the day All day long, Morning

Description

This tea is really quite unique. Plucked and processed entirely by hand at the Jukro farm, this is one of the best black teas produced in the country. The cocoa, vanilla bouquet evokes the rich note of the China Qimen Mao Feng teas, but its strength, richness and intensity takes us more in the direction of the best dark oolong teas from Taiwan. An outstanding gastronomic experience!

Origin: Korea, Hadong district

Dry leaves:
Aspect: leaves rolled and twisted lengthways.
Colour: very dark brown.
Scents: cooked fruits and black fruits, vanilla pods, milky, pronounced chocolate notes.

Brewed leaves:
Color: brown
Scents: floral (geranium), preserved citrus, cooked fruit (jam), milky, toasted, pronounced cocoa (roasted beans, chocolate) and woody notes.

Liquor:
Color: a lovely coppery liquor.
Texture: round and smooth.
Flavors: sweet.
Aromas: milky vanilla, fruity (cooked fruit, jam), a hint of honey, floral (geranium), preserved citrus, toasted and liquorice notes.
Aromatic profile and length in the mouth: rich, round and elegant chocolate notes (cocoa). Well balanced, lingering woody, toasted and vanilla notes.

Features

Origin: South Korea, Hadong district
Tea colour: black tea

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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