African plantation managers have been constantly working in recent years to improve the quality of their teas. This black tea with small rolled leaves is produced in Satemwa by a group of small growers.
This Grand Cru has a powdery texture and reveals cooked fruit, woody and polished notes, as well as a subtle bitterness.
- Thyolo, Malawi
- Tea color:
- black tea
Appearance: small rolled leaves
Color: dark brown
Notes: honeyed, fruity, woody
Notes: leather, spicy, woody
Flavor: fine bitterness
Notes: cooked fruits, woody, waxed, leather
Suggestion of preparation
With the tasting set: 4' minutes in water heated to 195°F (90°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.