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by andresito
Sun Dec 29, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tea Leaf Sizes?
Replies: 3
Views: 853

Re: Tea Leaf Sizes?

I'll simply add that with puerh the grade of leaf has nothing to do with quality. Its simply the size of the leaf.
by andresito
Sun Dec 29, 2019 5:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Teas best suited for grandpa style
Replies: 46
Views: 6540

Re: Teas best suited for grandpa style

Do people still do the initial "washing" of the leaves with grandpa style or is that step just completely gotten rid of? If so, how do they do it, if e.g. in a mug? If not, aren't they concern about dust, dirt, or pesticides, etc.? I rinse puerh in a gaiwan 1-2x before grandpa style brewing, sheng ...
by andresito
Fri Dec 27, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: Fermented Tea
Topic: Favorite YQH tea (in relation to price)
Replies: 6
Views: 1813

Re: Favorite YQH tea (in relation to price)

Qixiang is my personal favorite YQH and my go-to puerh. I think its priced relative to its quality. I like it because no two sessions are exactly the same, maybe it wasn't blended well. I don't know. Not sure why that's appealing to me, maybe I like the gamble. When its good, its really good. When i...
by andresito
Wed Dec 11, 2019 7:05 am
Forum: Tea Swap
Topic: ISO: Teas We Like (TWL) Group Buy
Replies: 11
Views: 2136

Re: ISO: Teas We Like (TWL) Group Buy

Tried sending PM but not sure why I can't. 1/3-1/4 split is too much for me right now. If there is interest in including me in a smaller portion, I'd be interested in about 50g of the following teas. If that's too little tea no worries 2004 Nanqiao Bulang King 2003 Hong Kong Henry “Conscientious Pre...