“This cake is very tightly compressed and would be a good one to age. The flavor is a "subtle" richness that is very rich and enjoyable. Rich dark infusions with no noticeable wou dei...” Read full tasting note
“A good example of a puerhshop ripe everyday drinker. I find that it has no distinguishing features, but has a fine flavor, a bit acidic, deep and earthy, and a pretty good caffeine kick. A solid...” Read full tasting note
“It was so tightly compressed that I ended up ruining a good amount on my first attempt at loosening. Luckily, once I got the hang of it, and brewed a pot, I was impressed. Even forgetting for a...” Read full tasting note
“5g 100 ml gaiwan 212F Rinse twice/pause/5/10/10/15/20/30/45sec This shou is incredibly smooth. Golden brown, clear brew. Creamy, stone fruits and clean taste. I enjoyed it a lot. On my wish list...” Read full tasting note
The cake is made by using Bada materials from Menghai area.
The cake has been classified as one of our ‘10 year anniversary’ series products – only the best fits the bill. It’s on par with the best you know in Pu-erh tea, we are confident about it.
Yunhe Tea Factory won both Gold and Silver awards recently in Guangzhou Tea Expo, it was known to make some very clean good quality products as we all hate some foreign objects got into our teas, thus we selected Yunhe Tea Factory as our new manufacturing partner in Menghai.
As you could figure out from the picture, the cake was tightly compressed, it was made by mixing multiple grade tea leaves to preserve its richness. We believe it would turn into something wonderful in just a few years.
Pu-erh Tea 357g Cake
Loose tea leaves
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It was so tightly compressed that I ended up ruining a good amount on my first attempt at loosening. Luckily, once I got the hang of it, and brewed a pot, I was impressed. Even forgetting for a moment that it is a choppy leaf, the taste is very smooth and full. I will definitely order again.