Feng-8521 Cooked Puerh 凤牌熟饼F8521-2009


Colour: brown-black and black when wet
Shape: compressed cake / disc
Size: 357grams/ disc
Smell: earthy, soil, mud, forest after rain
Taste: earthy, smooth, sweet after taste and stimulate saliva
Teaware: Porcelain Gaiwan, glassware, clay teapot

SKU: F8521 Category:

Knowledge of The Tea

Origin Yunnan Province
Making Process withering, dry fried, rolling, sun-dried, WoDui, baked to dry, compressed into disc, dried.
Health Benefits On balancing the blood pressure and sugar, cholesterol, against diabetes, it does better than the others.

Puerh is a city that used to be the tea distribution centre of the Yunnan Province. As time went by, we regarded the tea from Puerh City as Puerh Tea.
Puerh Tea is a post-fermented tea, there are two types of Puerh Tea:
1) Raw Puerh (naturally fermented)
2) Cooked/Ripe Puerh (process fermented)

After 2 years of studying and testing from 1973, Cooked/Ripe Puerh Tea has been successfully produced in the Yunnan Province.

FENG is from the FengQing district in LinCang City of the Yunnan Province.  The oldest tea tree (camellia sinensis) in the world which is 3200-3300 years old had been found in FengQing area. There are many of hundred-years old tea trees  produce many high quality puerh teas in this area.

The 4 digit number 8521 here has its special meanings as below:
85~ this tea was using year 1985’s recipe
2~ this tea was using the 2nd class of tea leaves (1~9 from high to low)
1~ this tea was made by KunMing Tea factory

This tea disc was made in 2009.

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