Two extremely similar cakes .. one commissioned by a Local Huang Jiang tea impresario: Empereur Tea Co. Ltd. (on the left) .. 2012 Meng Cha Hang Hao and a 2003 from the same location but sister factory. Information on back of cake As can be seen a remarkable visual similarity Both present similar fragrance, taste and after taste and I have a number of both cakes on hand. , … I therefore have broken both cakes and combined/mixed them together.
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Saturday, December 03, 2016
Saturday, November 26, 2016
With all of our extended family visiting we are consuming Pu-Er at a prodigious rate. Jean self promoted to “Tea Boss” took auntie under tutelage. First lesson: “Best not to use Pa Pa’s teabowl.
Both cakes from Menghai in Xishuanghanna, Yunnan province, China. The cake on the left was produced in 2002. The right 2008, we are starting to see changes in food safety markings and holographic security tags to secure outer wrappers.