Xiaguan Tea factory is one of the most famous tea factories in China, well known because of production of pu-erh tea in the nest/bowl shape (tuocha). It is characterized by strong taste and good potential for aging. First teas were made in the 1902 and the brand Xiaguan is used from 1941.
Shu pu-erhs from Xia Guan tea factory are very special for us, because of unmistakable taste with atypical saltiness and very strong taste. This tea comes from the Mr. Ye Bing Huai’s warehouse. He cooperates with this tea factory for very long time and does his own brand with sign XY. This tea was stored in Canton for very long time. Thanks to higher humidity the tea is very good matured, typical for the storage in this area.
Aroma: aged, attractive with tones of spices, cream, cacao, old wood, dried fruit, camphor
Taste: full, pure, matured, light salty with tones of smoke, cacao, camphor, rare wood, spices
Production date: 1998
Producer: Xiaguan Tea Factory
Area: Xishuangbanna, Yunnan
Weight: 20 g