Loose Leaf Ripe Puer
Ripe Puer is the most famous Chinese tea variety in the world. You can buy ripe puer loose or pressed. The highest quality loose ripe puer is called “Gong Ting”, lit. “palace” puer. This name comes from the times when the best puer tea was sent to the imperial palace for the Emperor, his family and highest officials. “Jin Ya” (lit. - "golden bud") is and example of a higher quality variety of ripe puer made of young tea buds, or containing them in high proportion. “Cha tou” or lit. “Tea heads” is a variety made by means of the leaves and buds naturally agglutinating into small nuggets in the production process.
In our stores you can always buy loose leaf or bud ripe puer made by famous manufacturers, small farmers and produced in our own manufacturing facilities in the Jinggu Mountains.