Pu-erh Tea FAQs

pu-erh teaPu-erh tea is a special class of Chinese teas, with unique characteristics such as being compressed (in cakes, nudgets or bricks) and posting fermenting.

Pu-erh has gained quite some celebrity status during recent years due to their weight reducing property. They are however many questions being asked about this ancient Chinese beverage.

Valley Green Tea offers some answers here and please send in your questions if you have any and we will endeavour to provide some insight into this what we call nourishing tea in China.

Valley Green Tea has a group chat for those who have questions or experiences to share and discuss. We would love to have you in the group at: https://www.facebook.com/groups/puerhtealovers

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What is Pu-erh Mao Cha 2
Are all Pu-erh teas the older the better? 41
What is Pu-erh Suo Hou 78
Pu-erh cakes, bricks, Tuo Cha and loose, what are the differences? 306
Is Pu-erh tea black tea? 564
Is aged pu-erh always of premium quality? 892
What method was used to process them eg sun dried or oven cooked or pan fry as i understand this effects ageing 932
I would like to know the ageing potential of the raw and cooked stuff that you have 883
Firstly i would like to know what grades your pu erh is 973
Pu-erh tea cakes, Tuocha or loose? 1131
Pu-erh tea, tips only or leaves or twigs? 1196
What pu-erh tea should I buy? raw or ripened? 1278