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How old is aged pu-erh tea?

There is no single rule. Some people call a pu-erh tea aged when older than 10 years, some when older than 15 years. We decided to put in this special section all of our pu-erh teas older than 20 years. This is an uncompromising option. More...

There is a saying that goes: a beginner drinks tea with his mouth, an advanced tea-lover drinks with the throat, a tea master with his body. Aged tea is especially proper to drink with the body, when the organoleptic properties move to the background, and the energy or Cha Qi is more in the foreground, when tea is perceived holistically, like a magic elixir.

Imagine that you are Alice in Wonderland picking up a cup that says “drink me.” How will you drink this tea? Most likely, very carefully, listening to the sensations in the body - where it will take you to. Less...

Not every tea becomes better with age

Another very important aspect is the quality of material and processing. It often happens that a weak, plantation material loses its properties after long-term storage. All Thai Pu-erhs are made from the material of old trees, so our aged teas show incredible stamina, dense taste, and a powerful effect on the body.

Storage aspects

When buying an aged pu-erh tea it is very important to know whether it was well-stored. Sometimes, in pursuit of antique rarities, sellers expose tea spoiled by improper storage, where white mold densely adorns the cake's surface. They add an extra 10-20 years to its age and increase the price, passing off the mold as nobility. And we’d better say nothing about the taste here. More...

We take the appreciation of old pu-erh tea seriously and taste it carefully. We sell only the ones that we drink with pleasure ourselves. Thai storage can be compared with Malaysian, although in some samples it can approach the traditional Hong Kong results. Less...

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Early 80s Thai Aged Raw Pu-erh Tea Dry Storage
Sometimes it seems that nothing "new from the old" is possible to find already, that I’ve searched all the places around. But the stars fall from the sky, and the tea pops up when the right moment com..
1980 Aged Raw (Sheng) Pu-erh Tea, Wet Storage
This raw (sheng) wet storage pu-erh tea has been aging since 1980. It was made from Thai old tea trees material, Chiang Rai province. Thai storage all the way long including wet period. Exterior of..
1988 Yuen Neun Hong Tai Chang Aged Raw Pu-erh Tea Cake
The original old sheng from the famous brand Hong Tai Chang. Delivered directly from the warehouse of the factory, where it was produced and stored since 1988. It’s already more than 30-year-old pu-er..
1993 Thai Aged Raw Pu-erh Tea
Loose-leaf 1993 aged raw (sheng) pu-erh tea from Chiang Rai province, northern Thailand.Classic old tea of dry or semi-dry storage, which Malaysia or Thailand can boast. Momently gives a dense dark-ru..
1996 Hong Tai Chang Ripe Pu-erh Tea Cake
A unique aged shu pu-erh from an old Thai factory that makes tea according to the traditions of the famous brand Hong Tai Chang. The material is from trees aged 200-500 years. By the way, a real HTC c..
1993 Liu Bao Hei Cha
Loose-leaf Liu Bao dark tea (Hei Cha) from 200-300-year-old trees, fermented in 1993. Chiang Rai province, northern Thailand. Altitude is about 1400 meters above sea level. It’s the same place where t..
1990-91 Thai Aged Raw Pu-erh Tea Pressed
The batch of this tea goes without a cover, so we don’t call it Hong Tai Chang, although the sheng was made at one of the very old factories in Thailand, which has been working under the Hong Tai Chan..
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Customer Reviews
1996 Hong Tai Chang Ripe Pu-erh Tea Cake
1996 Hong Tai Chang Ripe Pu-erh Tea Cake
First time drinking an aged hong Thai Chang Pu-erh: It creates a relaxing warming body sensation, especially in the head & heart. Paires really well with jiangshui clay by adding more earthy notes. ...
Julian, 05/03/2023
1996 Hong Tai Chang Ripe Pu-erh Tea Cake
1996 Hong Tai Chang Ripe Pu-erh Tea Cake
The first morning tea, the second and third steeps are directly super saturated, and then the tension inside the head relaxes so much that it feels as if the sinus of the brain is spreading (we practi...
Petr, 24/01/2023
Early 80s Thai Aged Raw Pu-erh Tea Dry Storage
Early 80s Thai Aged Raw Pu-erh Tea Dry Storage
good aged tea the dry storage is very evident, as the tea is articulated and the tastes are separated (not a blurred paste like ripe or wet stored), alongside an aged taste educational tea, so I'd ...
n g, 12/01/2023
1988 Yuen Neun Hong Tai Chang Aged Raw Pu-erh Tea Cake
1988 Yuen Neun Hong Tai Chang Aged Raw Pu-erh Tea Cake
I drink it on special occasions, not in any way in a hurry. It has such an effect that it can both cheer you up and make you sleep well, at least in my case, so I drink it when I don't have to rush an...
Olaf, 10/08/2022

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