How many Kilograms of puerh do you own?


One of the intentionally aged teas, Pu-Erh has a loyal following.

How many Kilograms of puerh do you own? (in kilos) 2 votes!

0-1 kilo
16
14%
>1-5
14
12%
>5-10
7
6%
>10-15
4
3%
>15-25
5
4%
>25-35
9
8%
>35-50
10
9%
>50-75
1
1%
>75-100
2
2%
>100-150
4
3%
>150-200
2
2%
>200- ...
4
3%
Bonus ... not enough for my lifetime
24
21%
Bonus ... enough for my lifetime
6
5%
Bonus ... more than enough for my lifetime
5
4%
Bonus ... enough for many lifetimes O_O
3
3%
 
Total votes : 116

Re: How many Kilograms of puerh do you own?

Postby zzenster » Apr 16th, '14, 11:57

I have enough puer for my lifetime and probably for my children also. But that does not seem to stop me from buying more... :shock:
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Re: How many Kilograms of puerh do you own?

Postby the_economist » Apr 16th, '14, 19:59

At 10g a day, 365 days a year, it would take 185kg of tea to satisfy 50 years of drinking. But that particular calculation doesn't seem to tally with the quiz results, so people are probably allowing for fewer grams a day?
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Re: How many Kilograms of puerh do you own?

Postby TomVerlain » Apr 16th, '14, 20:18

I was browsing my stash today - here is a few kg - the bamboo wrapped brick is 2003 yiwu sheng. After not buying any tea mail order for a few years I broke down and did a touchatea order. A few cakes of 2008 7542 to add to the forget and let age pile. That top menghai cake is a 2008 7262, I did not realize I had it. I think I will let that one get to 10 years before I drink it.

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Re: How many Kilograms of puerh do you own?

Postby squaretooth » Apr 16th, '14, 21:19

Wow! Until I saw this topic I never thought about it. But after counting just my full cakes, I have over 60 kilos. Now that doesn't count the 200 gram cakes, tuo cha, or bricks. And also doesn't factor in cakes above 357 grams. The first step to recovery is to admit you have a problem. I'm not there yet so the addiction continues.

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How many Kilograms of puerh do you own?

Postby Exempt » Apr 16th, '14, 23:28

Seeing people with more tea than me is great, it helps me justify buying more
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