2018 YS Warm Fuzzies Ripe Pu’erh [Inbetweenisode 220]

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TeaHome Shanlinxi Taiwanese High-Mountain Oolong [Inbetweenisode 221]

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2004 Mengku Rongshi Qizibing [Inbetweenisode 219]

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A Few Reasons Why Pu’erh Storage in the West Ends Up So Tricky and Weird [Inbetweenisode 218]

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Five More Things I Like & Dislike. Tea Meetups, Non-Tea Review Content, Aging White Tea, Exploring A Tea Category.

Five more things I like & dislike.

Tea Meetups & Online Tea Meetups

(Written before Covid19) I’ve become more aware of some different meetups happening. This is very good. Chinese tea in the west is too often a solo venture.

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2019 Yunnan Sourcing Lao Man’e Ripe Pu’erh [Inbetweenisode 218]

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Tea Q&A, Travel Gongfu, Tea Preferences, & Specific Recommendations [Inbetweenisode 217]

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2019 Yunnan Sourcing Hekai Ripe Pu’erh [Inbetweenisode 216]

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2010 Dayi (Menghai Tea Factory) 8582 [Inbetweenisode 215]

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An Attempt to Look atPu’eh Price Over Time. & A Look at 7542s Over ~20 Years

Recently, a new site called Sinensis Research posted an article titled Is Pu’er a Good Investment?. It’s an interesting project looking at the price per weight of tea being sold by a number of vendors. The goal is essentially an attempt to figure out if pu’erh goes up in price over time. A couple years ago, Peter Lista looked at a similar topic in age and pu’erh prices, specifically focusing on teas sold by Yunnan Sourcing and White2Tea. Both Peter and Sinensis Research came to it from different angles and found somewhat different things. Here’s my interpretation of what they found..

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