Prying of a piece of pu erh with a tea knife is too much of a hassle for you? Get this Dayi brick and you’ll only have to break a piece off with your hand. Nope, you won’t need a scale, one piece (6-7 grams) is exactly what you need to start your tea session. Perfect when you’re in a lazy mood or when you’re at work.
This 'Hu Po Fang Zhuan' which literally means 'Amber Square Brick' was first introduced by the Dayi tea factory in 2013. During that year this brick became a direct hit. Not only does it brew a wonderful amber colored tea, it also offers a thick and smooth texture that many ripe pu erh lovers enjoy. Over the past years, Dayi has continuously improved the recipe further and as a result this amber square brick as continued to gain fans.
If you don't know what pu erh tea to choose, this Hu Po Fang Zhuan is a safe buy. The taste is loved by a large audience and it's excellent value for money: A piece is good for up to 3 infusions in a large mug, or 14 infusions in a gaiwan!
|Steeping time||Gaiwan / yixing teapot: 1 x rinse; 10s, 10s, 15s, 20s, 25s, 30s, etc|
|Steeping temperature||95 °C - 205 °F|
|Leaves per 500ml / 17oz teapot||1 pc|
|Tablespoons / 500ml (17 oz)||n/a|
|Tea Caffeine Content||high|
|Tea in Chinese||琥珀方砖熟普洱茶|