Grands Crus



Usambara Black Magic

Black tea from Kilimanjaro, Tanzania
A Grand Cru tea with notes of stewed fruit and wood.
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  • Infusion Time 5'

  • Quantity 0.2 oz / 10 fl oz - 6g / 30cl

  • Temperature of infusion 195°F - 90°C

  • Time of the day All day long


This handcrafted tea is the product of a factory formed by several small growers along the Usambara Mountains. Its handmade production methods distinguish it from the majority of the country's factories. As a result, the end result is much higher quality - a worthy initiative!

A well-balanced, gourmet black tea with stewed fruit and delicate woody notes.


  • Origin:
  • Kilimanjaro, Tanzanie
  • Tea color:
  • Black tea

Suggestion of preparation

With the tasting set: 5' minutes in water heated to 195°F (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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