Mini Raw Tuo Cha


No need to measure your tea leaves or break off a tea cake for a satisfying cuppa here.

Having to ride a horse for thousands of miles along the Silk Road to trade tea was already no easy task back in the day. Tea producers knew there must’ve been a better way to transport tea than carrying hundreds of large tea cakes, so they eventually figured out a way to make the load lighter without sacrificing quality.

The answer was tuo cha.

This is a set of mini tuo cha, where each tuo cha is puer tea compressed into mini bricks. Each mini brick weighs approximately 5 grams and each box contains 18.

This puer will age as a puer normally does, but the chocolatey, woodsy taste is a compelling factor for anyone who wants to enjoy a puer without some of the hassle.

This little guy will deliver deep flavor on all on its own without you doing anything.

 

 

The nitty gritty in case you have lots of time or are super curious and want to know everything

Origin: Yunnan, China

Harvest: 2014

Flavor Notes: Shiitake mushrooms, chocolate

Mouthfeel: Velvety

 



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