African plantation managers have been working hard in recent years to improve the quality of the teas they produce. An association of small growers in Satemwa produces this green tea with twisted leaves.
A sweet and finely powdered green tea with raw vegetable, mineral, almond, and floral notes.
- Thyolo, Malawi
- Tea color:
- green tea
Appearance: small twisted leaves
Color: very dark green with brown hints
Notes: honeyed, fruity, toasted
Notes: raw vegetables, fruity, mineral
Texture: finely powdered
Flavor: sweet with a delicate bitterness
Notes: raw vegetables, mineral, almond, floral
Suggestion of preparation
With the tasting set: 4' minutes in water heated to 170°F (75°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.