Huang Jin Ye meaning golden leaf, which are later pickings in Spring season from 800+ years old ancient trees in Bing Dao old village, Lin Cang - the core of ancient tree forest. Golden leaves are slightly older thicker leaves compared to the first picks. The flavor is more robust, more woody. If over steeped, astringency is present. The after taste is amazing after a strong steep, intense floral note and sweet nectary taste. A very good tea with excellent value!
Bingdao is one of the top most sought after puerh producing regions today. Particular from the Lao Zhai village gushu ancient tea garden. 800 years old single old tree harvest is extremely rare! If you are curious about how much better is the Spring 1st pick harvest, we have a small quantity available.