Description: An affordable black Pu-Erh with a smooth quality and classic earthy flavor notes. This style was difficult to obtain due to a surge in popularity, and we are pleased to be able to offer it once again.
Steeping Suggestions: - Leaf Quantity: 2¼ g/cup Water Temp: 212° (boiling) Steep Time: 6-7 min.
from healdsburg, CA (United States)
(4/4/2010) Dry Leaf: Good,
Infused Leaf: Very Good, Liquor: Excellent,
"a lovely cup of tea. Upton directions are completely off/
Two infusion usual" Alex Shaffer
from Hamilton, MT (United States)
(7/4/2009) Dry Leaf: Good,
Infused Leaf: Average, Liquor: Average,
"Nicely priced, but last lot lacked the intensity I look for in a Pu-Ehr." S. Rapoport
from Los Angeles, CA (United States)
(4/12/2010) Dry Leaf: Not my cup,
Infused Leaf: Not my cup, Liquor: Not my cup,
Not my cup
"This catalog number rotates between two teas- China Pu-Erh Classic and Pu-Erh Standard. I loved the Classic and re-ordered it to discover it was the Standard and the name had not been changed on the website. Beware as the two are quite different."
"Upton Tea Imports was founded in 1989 with the objective of providing the North American tea drinker with
the finest teas available. We purchase teas from reputable brokers and estates worldwide, dealing only with
sources who are capable of providing top quality teas. We sell directly to the consumer, thus ensuring the
freshest product and fairest pricing."