Lao Ban Zhang Pu-Erh -   - Harney & Sons Fine Teas
Lao Ban Zhang Pu-Erh - Loose 1 Cake - Harney & Sons Fine Teas

Lao Ban Zhang Pu-Erh

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Packaging Type:Loose
Unit:1 Cake
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This 96g cake was manufactured in the Manwei Village of Menghai, Xishuangbanna in Yunnan province. It's rare to find a cake this small, as most Pu-Erh cakes are 357g. The smaller size will let you get a sense of the wonderful flavors Pu-Erh can offer without committing to too much tea! This Pu-Erh is a Sheng style. Sheng Pu-Erh is differentiated from shou Pu-Erh in that it can ferment naturally over time, given the right conditions. 

Ingredients: Black tea.

Mike's Rating

2 Briskness
2 Body
2 Aroma
 Details: A deliciously bright Pu-Erh cake.
 Dry Leaves: A variety of green, white and black leaves pressed flat into a cake.
 Liquor: Muted orange.
 Aroma: Bright fruit notes like grapes and apricots.
 Flavors: Green grapes.
 Caffeine Level: Caffeinated
 Body: Light-bodied
 Brewing Time: 4 minutes
 Brewing Temp: 175º