2003 Yiwu Gushu Bo He Tang Raw Puerh - Mint Pond
This Gushu Raw Puerh is made with premium leaves (Grade A-) picked in 2003 in Bo He Tang (薄荷塘) meaning Mint Pond, Yiwu, Yunnan. The tea area in Bo He Tang is not large, and the age of the trees is very old and of about 8-10 meter tall. They are rare ancient tea tree in the Yiwu tea area. Picking these fresh leaves is extremely difficult, and the quantity is scarce.
This Mint Pond has a rich honey fragrance and mineral aroma and gives a hint of mint cooling after swallow. The mountain and wild tea Qi is strong, the sweetness fills the whole mouth, the body fluid is long-lasting and mellow.
Unlike Ban Zhang which gives big fragrance and strong taste , this is a very delicate tea which gives a very complicated tranformation of taste.