Help me to identified Pu...please


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Help me to identified Pu...please

Postby Ridho28 » Jul 13th, '12, 06:19

Hi,

I buy this pu today, but honestly the main reason is because the price seem didn't break my wallet :o (sale), the shop owner must closed his store due shortage of buyer & can not afford uprising rent.

I am just new in puer (less then 1 month :D ),i am not familiar with pu erh brand or type. all i knew is this pu erh is raw because the shop owner guaranteed it ( i hope he is right).

Could you please help me to identified this Pu?
Thank you for your help.
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Re: Help me to identified Pu...please

Postby brandon » Jul 13th, '12, 06:45

It is purporting to be Yiwu from 100 year old trees. It looks like a decent large production, as opposed to a boutique one. What you see is what you get, nothing is being dressed up. If it tastes good, you are in luck.
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Re: Help me to identified Pu...please

Postby Ridho28 » Jul 13th, '12, 07:01

Hi Brandon,


Thank you for your brief explanation.
So this (raw) yiwu mountain from 100 years old tree.....sounds cool :D .
why the factory didn't put his brand on the cover?
I will tell you taste sooon.....from amateur perspective of course :lol: .
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Re: Help me to identified Pu...please

Postby brandon » Jul 13th, '12, 07:05

The factory is there, but the characters are kind of artfully written and I am not very literate. I am sure someone else will be by shortly.
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Re: Help me to identified Pu...please

Postby Bryan_drinks_te... » Jul 17th, '12, 16:17

Ridho,


not to burst your bubble, but judging from the leaves it may likely be more plantation leaf rather than old tree. I doubt it's completely old tree, but It may have a little spread out in there. Welcome to the world of puerh!

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Re: Help me to identified Pu...please

Postby Ridho28 » Jul 19th, '12, 08:21

Hi Bryan,

Thanks for your detail description.
for $6 each (i bought 3) i didn't expect to much.
I just curious about the region or date, since i can't read Chinese character on the cake.
The taste is bittersweet in palate and i can smell a little bit of wild flower, i think it is not to bad for everyday pu erh drinking, especially for newbie like me :D .

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