Another single brew sized sample which makes it harder to review with a single try in a gaiwan. This one has a smooth mellow and certain richness that can one can expect to find in a good gongting ripe puerh. Not a casual brewing ripe puerh as this is one of the ones that it is possible to overbrew.
2006 Jingmai Laoshu Gongting Pu-erh Tea Cake
2006 Jingmai Old Tree Imperial Pu-erh Tea Cake (景迈宫廷熟饼)
We are always on the lookout for superb ripen Pu-erh teas, and this one is our lucky find during our 2010 Fall tea trip.
With its premium material, a skillful production process, and four years storage, this tea presents itself as a great drinking now tea. You would appreciate its beautiful wine color broth without any ‘off’ taste. Talking about a premium coffee you would enjoy, this one got the same caliber.
Pu-erh Tea Cake 357g
Loose tea leaves