Ancient Tree Sheng Pu-erh Lao Man E WS
Ancient Tree Sheng Pu-erh Lao Man E WS
Xishuangbanna, Yunnan, China

Ancient Tree Sheng Pu-erh Lao Man E WS

Regular price $ 190.00 $ 0.00

Elevation: Variable, 1600 Meters +
Varietal: Pu-erh Arbor
Oxidation: Raw, Sun Dried
Production: Pressed into Bing in 2015, or flat disc
Caffeine: Medium

Indigenous tribal peoples of Yunnan forage these leaves from 300-year-old trees in the unadulterated forests of Lao Man E of Bulang Mountain in Menghai. We have specially commissioned this extraordinary tea, and a portion of the Spring 2015 harvest remains in China to continue aging.

A powerful experience to appreciate now, we encourage you to allow this tea to rest even further and enjoy its transformation. This young sheng pu-erh is especially strong at this age. We find this cake to be a supreme candidate for long term aging, as it's powerful front and lasting mouthfeel will yield to increasing complexity, sweetness, and smoothness over the coming years. As rare collector's items, pu-erh destined for long term aging will appreciate in value over time.

Steeping Guidelines:
4g | 8oz. @ 205˚F | 1 minute
Use a yixing or porcelain teapot. Drain completely and serve. 
Please re-infuse 7 or more times. 
Serves 49  8oz. cups per 1oz. of whole leaf tea

 


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