1998 Zhong Cha Gu Shu Jin Gua Raw

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Beautifully compressed in the shape of a pumpkin, this nicely aged raw Pu Er tea is a gem with bold flavours, intense Hui Gan, calming and yet uplifting Cha Qi.

Dry leaves notes: forest, wildflowers

Wet leaves notes: fall leaves, smouldering firewood

Empty cup: autumn honey

Infusion: aromas of autumn forest air and aromatic firewood fill the nose, complemented by notes of pipe tobacco, French oak, warming spices, Nyon olives, sorghum and a touch of aromatic peat throughout the palate.

Region: Yunnan, China

Year: 1998