2016 Yunnan Sourcing "Ye Zhu Tang" Wild Arbor Raw Pu-erh Tea Cake
Ye Zhu Tang Village (lit. Wild Pig Pool) is small village about 5 miles to the north of Jinggu town and about two miles west (and uphill) from the Jinggu river. Ye Zhu Tang village is at about 1750 meters and the tea trees grow along a steep hillside between 1800-1900 meters. The tea trees grow naturally and aged 60 to 120 years.
Ye Zhu Tang Spring tea is strong tasting, with a thick honey colored tea soup and a pungent granary, fruit and floral taste and aroma. There is a balanced bittersweet/astringent mouth-feel. Cha Qi is invigorating and kind-spirited.
Stone-pressed in the traditional manner.
400 grams per cake (7 cakes per bamboo tong)
60 kilograms in total
This tea has been tested in a certified laboratory for 191 pesticides, and is within the EU MRL limits set for those 191 pesticide residues. For a full list of the 191 pesticides we tested for and more information about MRL testing and the EU Food and Safety commission click on this link.