2001 Loose Leaf CNNP Lucky Brand Y562 - 100g
These little 100g boxes are made from Grade 1 loose Shu Pu-erh from the Lucky Brand of CNNP. Produced in Yilang Factory and a really nice smooth brew that has lost all the edginess. 2001 crop packed in 2004.
This is a great export Grade 1 Shu Pu-erh Loose leaf tea. The taste is smooth. The boxes show the origin of the tea. Great aging produced a very tasty tea. The Lucky Brand name was used by the CNNP from 2000-2005. Most of the teas produced under the Lucky Brand were ripe pu-erh teas fermented in the Yiliang Tea Factory just 45 minutes outside of Kunming. Fermentation was done by the factory director Mr Bai Xiong who once worked at the famous Menghai tea factory. Yiliang Factory tea is known for an aromatic nature. It is often described as having a having a "roast-dried broadbean taste".