Raw puerh aging

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Raw puerh aging

by dmeht184 » Sep 14th 19 4:02 pm

Do raw puerh cakes lose weight during aging?

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Re: Raw puerh aging

by mr mopu » Sep 17th 19 11:25 am

dmeht184 wrote: Do raw puerh cakes lose weight during aging?

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Yes and sometimes up to 10% of weight of original pressing.

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Re: Raw puerh aging

by Teasenz » Sep 19th 19 9:53 am

mr mopu wrote:
dmeht184 wrote: Do raw puerh cakes lose weight during aging?

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Yes and sometimes up to 10% of weight of original pressing.
10% is a bit much though. There's not that much water content left in the tea.