Mini Tuo Cha 2009yr Pu'er Ripen Tea #1159
Pu’er is a fermented, digestive tea. Dark Pu'er is aged longer than raw Pu’er and has a stronger distinctive ripe, earthy, semi-sweet flavor. It has been used to improve digestion and circulation and contains a natural statin known to help reduce harmful cholesterol and improve weight loss.
Tuocha is a kind of compacted tea made into a cone shape. It is mainly produced in Yunnan and is generally made with dark tea. The cone-shaped was developed for ease of handling and shipping on horseback. The cones were stacked and strong together with straw to be carried from Yunnan to all parts of China and beyond.