Golden Melon Tribute Pu-erh is named for its plentiful golden tips and attractive melon shape - symbolizing bounty and prosperity. There are several brands available in Yunnan, but Ji Xing brand Golden Melon is the most popular one, which was produced by Dehong tea factory authorized by CNNP before 2005. Now, no other tea factory can use the brand as the CNNP took back the rights to use. The San Chuan is a new brand was registered by Dehong tea factory, the factory and quality are the same.
PREPARATION: To prepare Pu-erh tea from golden melon, pry out the desired amount leaves and place in a teapot. Rinse by covering with boiling water and quickly pour off. Cover with boiling water again and let steep 5-30 seconds (depending on how light or dark you want the tea) and serve. Pu-erh tea can be steeped 10-20 times.
Dehong Tea Factory
Tea Type: Cooked / Shu Pu-erh
Harvest Area: Dehong
Harvest Year: 2007
Net Weight: 500 grams (1.1 lbs)
Size & Price:
2007 Dehong Golden Melon Tribute Pu-erh
(5 Melon Bundle) -500g