This is a great opportunity to try all of Bana Tea Company's premium ripe Pu-erh teas for a very low price. This collection comes in our gift-quality designed packaging of a sheer organza sack tied with a satin ribbon. Inside are 7 labeled samples of loose tea chipped off of our Pu-erh tea cakes and bricks. Also included is an insert with descriptions of each tea in the sampler as well as a mini brochure with brewing instructions for best results. This sampler makes a wonderful gift, especially for novice Pu-erh enthusiasts. The sampler includes Golden Needles White Lotus Ripe Pu-erh, Denong Wild Ripe Pu-erh, Simply Classic Ripe Pu-erh, Chen Xiang Aged Ripe Ripe, The Taste of Menghai Ripe Pu-erh, Sweet Rice Scent Ripe Pu-erh, and Tribute Brick Ripe Pu-erh. See individual tea descriptions below. Each tea sample contains 8 grams (.28 oz) of tea leaves for a total of 56 grams (approx. 2 oz).
Click on a title below for more information on each tea in the Bana Ripe Pu-erh Sampler:
Golden Needles White Lotus (Ripe pu-erh - 2013 vintage): This tea is clean, flavorful and mellow. It is made from trees grown in the high mountains of the Bulang Region of Yunnan Province.
Denong Wild (Ripe pu-erh - 2013 vintage): Made with leaves from wild tea trees, this tea is rich, complex and smooth. With a full-bodied, syrupy finish in the throat, this savory tea works for all occasions.
Simply Classic (Ripe pu-erh - 2013 vintage): Clean and warming, this tea possesses a woody and warm chestnut flavor. A perfect daily tea if you are a fan of ripe pu-erh.
Chen Xiang Aged Ripe Pu-erh (Ripe pu-erh - 1994 vintage): This mellow, smooth aged ripe pu-erh is not only satisfying to the palate and soothing to the stomach, but it is also calming to the soul. Drink it after a meal or whenever you feel overwhelmed.
The Taste of Menghai (Ripe pu-erh - 2018 vintage): This ripe pu-erh is flavorful and bold with a nice sweet finish. In time, this tea is expected to become mellow and savory.
Sweet Rice Scent Ripe Pu-erh (Ripe pu-erh - 2016 vintage): A unique plant indigenous in Yunnan called "Sweet Rice Leaf" was added during the production of this ripe tea. As a result, this tea offers a warming and sweet rice scent.
Tribute Ripe Brick (Ripe pu-erh - 2003 vintage): This tea offers a unique rice soup scent, which can only be found in a well-aged pu-erh tea. It leaves a clean, sweet throat-soothing sensation afterward.
* Teas selected for this sampler are subject to change without prior notice.