sheng puer tea
Age of the Tea trees:
800 – 1000 years
Yunnan Province, China
Da Xue Shan (大雪山), that is Big Snowy Mountains, is located in the northern part of Yunnan province. Due to the northerly climate has an interesting effect on the teas: they tend to have a fresher, more fragrant character that differentiates them from their southern relatives.
Our friends here pay extreme attention to the process of making the teas. Even for the shortest steps of withering, the cover the leaves with gauze so that they stay clean and unharmed by bugs and insects. This care echoes in the superb quality of every tea they sell.
Quantity: 5-6 gramm per 150 ml
Water temperature: 85ºC. From fresh, cold spring water or filtered water
Brewing time: 3-5-7…seconds