Essence — Gu Shu Sheng Pu'er

Regular price$11.00
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Essence (Gu Shu Sheng Pu'er) is a beautiful Raw Black Tea (Sheng Puer) from Ailao Mountain, Yunnan Province with a aged red wine, fruity taste and a drying, smooth mouthfeel.

Like all of our teas, we only source the "Grand Cru" version of Essence (Gu Shu Sheng Pu'er) through our exclusive relationships with the most sought after tea farmers in China.

Tea Profile

  • Category: Raw Black Tea (Sheng Puer)
  • Location: Ailao Mountain, Yunnan Province
  • Pick: Spring 2019
  • Special Properties: Naturally Fermented
  • Taste: Aged Red Wine, Fruity
  • Mouthfeel: Drying, Smooth
  • Sensory Experience: Warming, Energizing
  • Roast: None
  • Oxidation: None

Best Brewed in Glass or Ceramic

Water Temperature 170°F
Amount of tea 5 grams of tea
Brew Covered or Uncovered Uncovered
Rinse None
Brew Times

Ceramic or Glass

  • 1st Brew: 2 minutes
  • 2nd Brew: 1 minute
  • 3rd Brew: 1 minute

In Store Pickup is free at our Oakland location.

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