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Mini Pu'erh Tea Bar (50gr) - 2012 Pu'er Tea Gift

Mini Pu'erh Tea Bar (50gr) - 2012 Pu'er Tea Gift

$6.95
Product code: 250
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Quick Overview:

Made from 2012 'gift tea grade' leaves selected by the Teasenz team and pressed into a tea bar. Easy to break and steep right away, or to store and let it ripen further. A perfect gift to surprise your tea lover.
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Pu'erh tea was never successfully introduced outside of China, because it's so difficult to make. Not anymore. With this mini pu'erh that comes in a chocolate bar shape, you can easily break of a piece that is exactly the right amount for steeping at least 3 teapots!

What kind of tea sets is the best for brewing Pu'erh?

Because Pu'erh tea needs to be steeped at a high temperature, Yixing tea pots are the best for steeping this tea, as of they are excellent in preserving heat. If you plan to use Yixing teapots, we recommend that you buy one pot for ripe pu'erh and another one for raw pu'erh.

Is this a Ripe or Raw Pu'erh tea?

This tea bar is a ripe Pu'erh. Both types are made from the Yunnan big leaf varietal of camellia sinensis tea plant. The difference between the types is that ripe pu'erh is post-fermented before compression into a tea brick. In constrast, raw Pu'erh is slightly fermented (or not fermentated at all) before compression.

How to store Pu'erh Tea?

The main benefit of purchasing Pu'erh is that the quality never fades away as time goes by, in contrast, the taste will only become better and better the longer you store it! This is exactly the reason why Pu'erh comes in different compressed shapes for easy storage. Make sure store the tea in a well-ventilated place with an average humidity (for real pu'erh geeks, 70% would be a good target). Don't keep the tea hermetically sealed, make sure it's in breathable packaging that is suitable for aging.

The Ultimate Weight Loss Tea

While most people believe that green tea is the ultimate weight loss tea, in China people usually drink Pu'erh to achieve their diet targets. Pu'erh tea is the most effective when consumed after meals, because it speeds up the metabolism and help you digest.

For wholesale orders over 50 pieces, you can contact us at [email protected] for a custom quotation. We are also able to custom make this teabar with your chosen grade of pu erh tea starting at 500 pieces.

Additional Information

Steeping time 3-4 min
Steeping temperature 100 °C - 212 °F
Leaves per 500ml / 17oz teapot 1 pc
Tablespoons / 500ml (17 oz) n/a
Tea Year 2012
Tea Season Autumn
Tea Caffeine Content high
Tea Region Xishuangbanna
Tea Province Yunnan
Gluten-free yes
Tea in Chinese 巧克力普洱

Customer Reviews

Review by Edward
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I love the earthy aroma and taste. Very good tea! (Posted on 7/22/2015)
Review by foodandteatraveller
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I was so excited to give this tea a try since the very fist time I saw it! Came in very cool packaging and I'm so glad it tastes wonderful too! It's smooth but full of body and flavor. (Posted on 7/6/2014)
Review by Nicolette
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I love pu'erh tea, but I've never tried it like this before. I was pleasantly surprised at how good this tea was.This is probably one of the best pu'erh teas I've had. For one person you don't even need to break off one whole square. Just half of a square will do. (Posted on 5/20/2014)
Review by Ming Li
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Given the age of this pu'erh I have to say that it tastes exceptionally smooth. This tells me you indeed did a great job of selecting good grade leaves. Looking at the leaves after steeping I can tell they are young leaves. Great job, Teasenz. (Posted on 3/11/2014)
Review by Fatima
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This is indeed Premium Tea! It is smooth, doesn't get bitter when steeped long, yields many brews.

I also learned something about Pu'erh - it is absolutely wonderful with milk! I like putting milk in tea sometimes, and Pu'erh is the best tea to have with it! (Posted on 10/25/2013)

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