Le thé de l'hospitalité, an exceptional beverage with rare flavours, recognized for its medicinal and spiritual properties. This universal symbol of hospitality and sharing tells us the age-old story of an enchantment. Tea comes to us from far away oriental countries over mountains, steppes and oceans and has brought people and cultures worlds apart together. Tea is an invitation to a great journey!

 

INCENSE & STEMS

The desert nomads offer green mint tea to visitors according to an unchanging ritual: three brews are served successively in little glasses from the sweetest to the bitterest which symbolize life, love and death. This green tea is enriched with refreshing, dried mint leaves that can be enjoyed hot and sweet.

100g - $248

Vietnamese like to blend the heady scent of freshly picked jasmine flowers from the family garden to the tangy sweetness of green tea leaves to create a tea with a delicate floral flavor to be drunk all through the day.

100g - $248

Japanese tea was originally drunk by monks in Zen monasteries to stay awake during meditation. Green tea is an elixir of health and long life in Japan, while Genmaicha is a traditional tea made from green Sencha tea, roasted corn and rice grains with delicate taste of roasted green hazelnuts.

100g - $248

The first harvest of Bai Wu Dan (White Peony) dates back to 18th century and the Qing dynasty, the fine wide-leaved tea was once reserved for Emperors and noblemen, it is harvested in spring and its very dry, discrete scent reminds one of dried flowers. The white tea has fresh aroma from orange blossom and marigold petals.

40g - $248

Bai Wu Dan (White Peony), the fine wide-leaved tea was once reserved for Emperors and noblemen, its dry, discrete scent reminds one of dried flowers. This tea has refined aroma of cut grasses and white flowers blends marvelously with the delicate, fruity aromas of peach and apricot.

40g - $248

In Uzbekistan, tea is first poured three times into a cup and then back into the teapot. These three repetitive gestures symbolize clay, fat and tea or water. The tea can be drunk with almonds for a thirst-quenching and appetizing break.

100g - $248

It is known as 'Russian taste', from blending 3 black China teas made especially for the Russian Empire. It is usually drunk in very strong and sweet taste with a slice of lemon. With added citrus essences and dried bark, this golden tea has a sharp fruity flavour.

100g - $248

Considered once as the best red tea, it is made following a particular know-how for obtaining fine strips of leaves without tearing them. Qi'Mén Kung Fu's flavour blends perfectly with the fruity and slightly peppery taste of bergamot bark to develops complex and intense aromas.

100g - $248

This tea, which is from fair trade, is grown according to traditional methods which guarantee the health of the soil and plants. Enriched with real Ceylon cinnamon, this black tea has a beautiful amber colour and its aromatic flavour blends well with the Ceylon cinnamon.

100g - $248

The English first introduced tea plantation to India in 1834, well-known all over the world for the fine quality of its black teas, India is now the leading tea-producing country. Chai masala is prepared with black tea which is boiled with sugar in milk and spices such as cardamom, cinnamon and ginger.

100g - $248

In the United Kingdom, teatime is a tradition of sharing and hospitality, an opportunity to prepare a little ceremony with scones, muffins, citrus marmalades. Inspired by traditional blends, this very strong black is softened by the appetizing aroma of creamy caramel and vanilla pod.

100g - $248

Rooibos herbal tea is appreciated for its antioxidant properties and its high mineral salt content. It contains no theine and its gentle vanilla hazelnut flavour makes a highly thirst-quenching drink. Rooibos is drunk hot or iced with added fruit juice.

100g - $248

   

Includes all 12 Classic Teas flavors, from white and green teas to black teas:

 12 cans - $998

 

Includes all 6 Classic Teas:

Tuareg Green Tea with Mint

White China Tea with Peach and Apricot

Uzbekistan Black Tea with Almond and Pistachio

Russian-flavoured Black Tea with Citrus Fruit

Red Earl Grey Tea

Sri Lanka Black Tea with Cinnamon

6 cans - $698

 

 

 


 
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