This garden is 1,800 to 2,000 m above sea level, near the village of Pathivara. Overlooking Kumbhakarna mountain, it lies inside a pollution-free area, meaning that the leaves are processed in very healthy surroundings.
A smooth black tea with a subtly sweet flavour. It stands out from the crowd thanks to its rose notes, which combine with fruity and vegetal notes.
This tea is grown organically and certified by Ecocert, an accredited independent certification body.
- Panchtar, Nepal
- Tea colour:
- black tea
Appearance: large buds with some thinly rolled leaves
Colours: silvery buds and green leaves
Scents: vanilla, floral, fruit
Scents: zesty, rose, orange blossom
Aromas: rose, zesty hint, yellow fruit, vanilla, almond, vegetal
Suggestion of preparation
With the tasting set: 3'45 minutes in water heated to 85°C.
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.