An extremely rare and beautifully aged loose leaf Pu erh from the 1990s. Most of the world’s teas are grown on plantations on bushes arranged in wonderfully manicured rows. But not this tea. Ancient Wild Tree leaves are hand-plucked from trees that are planted and then allowed to grow wild. This is literally a tea forest. They’re allowed to live unpruned, unmolested, unfertilized. A lot of these trees are hundreds of years old.
These ancient forests are located in the Yunnan province foothills in superb clay soil. There’s little direct rain or sunlight, the best conditions to grow perfect teas. The making of Ancient Wild Tree organic pu erh tea involves many steps and people. One of the unique features of this special tea is that it’s meant to be aged, hit peak flavor need decades after they’re picked and packed.
Aroma - mellow and harmonious, with earthy scents, sweetened with a little liquorice and clove spice.
Taste - fragrant hints of incense woods with an almost chocolatey aftertaste. No bitter and few challenging notes; ideal for those new to aged Pu'erh tea.
It can be argued that one of the most important reasons to drink tea is for health benefits. Organic Pu erh tea (or pu'er tea) is certainly no exception to this rule, and for centuries it has been cherished as a healthy tea full of benefits for both the palate and the body.
Now, with improved scientific methods and new technologies at the fingertips of curious academics, researchers are finding evidence to support these long-lived claims of impressive wellness boost.
Here are the top 10 health benefits of organic pu erh tea.
- Weight Loss
- Digestive Aid
- Diabetes Maintenance and Prevention
- Cardiovascular Wellness.
- Skin Health
- Cognitive Health
- Bone Health
- Anxiety Reduction
- Anti-Inflammation Properties