Ideator: Simoni Rajilawat
Business Name: Ilam hattepatti
“ILAM HATTEPATTI ”~ A Cup of inspiration. ‘Hattepatti’ The word simply means handpicked. It’s the process of picking tea leaves traditionally with utmost care. Hattepatti brings the aromatic and delightful taste with numerous health benefits.Ilam hattepatti is cultivated in the garden of Sakhejung, Ilam by the hundreds of smallholder farmers which range from 6000 ft. to 6500 ft. above sea level. The founder-Simoni sees great prospects in the tea business, with Ilam being an underrated tea paradise both locally and abroad. The goal of the business is to raise awareness about the quality and health benefits of the tea.