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I have a sample of this tea which was a free gift for my order of another pu erh tea.

Smell is light and slightly aromatic.

Colour is medium red (like the reddy brown leaves at the end of Autumn)

Taste is light, warm, refreshing. You can certainly taste that the tea is ripe.

I would say it’s a good every day pu erh tea as it is so light and refreshing. With little to no real age it’s by no means extra special but it is very pleasing all the same.

My preparation details are from the manufacturer. They also say that you can also use the same tea for more than use but you must double up the steeping time for each additional use. (So cup one is 1 minute, cup two is 2 minutes etc). I imagine that 3 cups of tea would be the limit before you use all of the taste.

Preparation
205 °F / 96 °C 1 min, 0 sec

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I’m 26 years old from Leicester, England named Kayleigh. I have a wonderful husband called Richard whom I am very lucky to have in my life.

I started off many years ago drinking herbal and fruit teas which over time peaked my interest in trying new types. Eventually I began to import and sample many different teas and cultures which I still do today. My life goal is to try as many teas and ways of having tea as possible.

Tea wise my cravings change constantly from pu erh one month to jasmine green to the next and so on.

I adore cats and have four of my own called Honey, Cassie, Mr Soots and Ivory.

I also have two fish tanks which thankfully my cats have no interest in. They house an array of tropical fish and shrimp.

I am a proud vegetarian and have been for the majority of my life. When I say vegetarian I mean just that as well, no fish or seafood, no chicken now and again, no animal products such as gelatine and cochineal.

I also enjoy watching Japanese Anime and horror films.

I am always up for tea swaps so if you see anything in my virtual cupboard then please contact me.

A short list to help swapping with me easier though honestly I am not fussy and am willing to try anything. Plus the notes below are usually, sometimes I love a tea that has an ingredient I tend to dislike and other times I hate a tea that I thought I would love.

Likes: Any fruit but especially melon and orange, vanilla, all tea types (black, green, white etc), nuts (any), flowers, ginger, chai.

Dislikes: Licorice, aniseed, clove, eucalyptus, lavender.

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