Each tea has its own grading standard based on its quality and condition. Pu erh is the same. Due to the quality of raw material (mao cha / 毛茶) and the difference in process, Pu erh is sorted into ten grades. From the highest grade […]
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Traditional sheng pu erh tea can take years to age, before it developed this smooth and sweet flavour that tea lovers longed for. Yet, this wasn’t at all an issue in the early days. Men and horses transported the cakes by foot along the ancient […]
Here’s a video recorded during a tea exhibition in Yunnan, China. Discover how pu erh tea is compressed into beautiful cakes below: Find out more about Teasenz’ Yunnan pu erh tea collection.
Lots of things are happening around the world when it comes to tea. Here’s a summary of all the news that you have to know about from this week. Purple Tea? Nelson Kibara has been growing tea in the Kerugoya region for 40 years. He […]
Chinese news agency, cnfold.com, reports that Taetea group announced its launch of the 2013 lunar year memmorial tea. The pu erh tea cake is called the ‘Hero Horse Tea’ as China is about to enter the year of the horse. This pu erh tea is […]
Major tea collectors in China are showing decreasing interest in investing in the luxury line of Teatea pu’erh tea. Industry leaders believe this is a good thing; too much price increases due to investments only hurt the brand in the long run. Thus this development […]
Pu-erh tea is one powerful tea. It is made from the leaves and stems of the Camellia sinensis plant like Green, Oolong, and Black tea, but it is instead post- fermented. This means Pu-erh tea’s processing includes both fermentation and then prolonged storage, or aging […]