2015 Da Hu Sai Raw Pu'erh Tea Cake 357g
Da Hu Sai is a village that belongs to the Bang Ma Big Snow Mountain ridge of Mengku, Yunnan, with elevation of about 2000 meters, the highest elevation in the area. Residents in Da Hu Sai are mostly La Hu minority and Han. Da Hu Sai has long history of producing quality pu'erh tea. Due to the recent increasing awareness of the quality of Mengku tea, Da Hu Sai has gained in popularity. Da Hu Sai pu’erh tea usually has larger leaves, strong cha qi and is slightly astringent. This tea tastes smooth and mellow, with quick hui gan, and a sweet aftertaste.
Origin: Mengku, Yunnan province, China
Harvest Time: April 2015
Elevation: 2000 meters
Bush Varietal: Mengku Da Ye (large leaves)
Caffeine level: Medium
Health Benefits: Puer tea has great health benefits, especially in helping digestion and weight control. Puer tea has been used by many ethnic groups in China as a digestive aid for thousands of years.
- Aids to digestive system and helps weight control
- Helps to reduce the effects of aging
- Helps to reduce blood pressure, sugar and cholesterol
- Helps to detox the body
It is aromatic, mellow, very smooth with a lasting aftertaste.
200-205oF, 4g for 6 oz of spring/filtered water, .5-1 minute, 6 steepings, adjust to taste. We advise against the use of tap water as well as purified water.
It is recommended to use the Gongfu brewing method in order to get the most out of this tea. Please click here for Gongfu brewing instructions.