Fortune's Fool Ripe 2019 Puerh Cake 250g

$70.00
Origin:
Yunnan, China
Year:
2019 Vintage
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Flavor Notes: Molasses, Fig, Anise, Chocolate

This is a rich tea, with deep notes of dark dried fruit, chocolate, Anise, and Molasses.  The liquor is sweet, thick and complex and leaves you curious for more

A ripe cake harvested in 2018 and pressed a from a wet pile batch in 2018 done entirely from Meng Song area (Menghai County).

Wrapper Designed by Anastasija Kulda

Pressed June 1st 2019

Ingredients

2019 Ripe (Shou) Chinese Puerh Tea.


Brewing Instructions

8 oz Cup

  1. Break off approximately one heaping teaspoon of puerh into infuser.
  2. Heat water to 190° F (before boiling).
  3. Pour 8 oz. of hot water over tea leaves.
  4. Steep for 3-10 minutes (depending on taste preference).
  5. Remove infuser and enjoy tea. Can be steeped three or more times.

Puerh teas can be brewed multiple times. Re-steep the same leaves, gradually increasing the infusion time until the leaves no longer yield a full flavor.

Potful

As above, you will need to break off as many teaspoons of dry leaf into your infuser as cups you wish to drink. Next, place the infuser in your pot and fill the pot with the appropriate amount of 190°-to-boiling water and let it sit for 3 to 10 minutes, depending on how dark & strong you want your brew. If cooler water is used or the steeping time is kept to 3 minutes, the same leaves can be infused 3 times. Remove the infuser before drinking and be sure to watch how strong the brew is going!

Puerh teas typically have as much, if not more caffeine than black teas.