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2010 Yong Ming Lao Cha Tou - Mini Raisin


This 2010 Yong Ming Lao Cha Tou are small lao cha tou nugget but very rich in flavor. Comparing with our 2008 Spring Brown Mountain Lao Cha Tou , it is about half the size but the flavor is more explosive. It gives a thick dark tea soup with a pleasant light earthy mineral note, brown sugar with raisin sweetness.


Cha Tou is a kind of tea nugget that forms naturally from the pressures of compression and heat that occurs during the fermentation process, is a type of raw puerh. The "cha tou" are the leaves that ball up and get stuck together. The best cha tou are ones that have not been over-fermented and are smaller in size.



2010 Yong Ming Lao Cha Tou - Mini Raisin

SKU: ptril002
$12.00 Regular Price
$9.00Sale Price
  • Origin: Brown Mountain, Menghai County, Xishuangbanna, Yunnan Province, China


    Date of Pick: 2010 Spring


    Altitude: 900m


    Bud to Leaf Ratio: 1 bud :  1 / 2 leaf


    Taste: Taste  mild earthy, with a hint of nuttiness and sweetness. Smooth, mellow and rich followed by sweet aftertaste.


    Tea Bush : Yunnan large-leaf tea bush species


    Caffeine: Low caffeine (less than 10% of a cup of coffee)

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