Respekt Puer has an earthy aroma, with a strong sweet body, and no astringent aftertaste. Tea from the Cang Yuan Rai Sai Tea Group are always grown via traditional and natural methods. Awarded EU organic certification in 2016.
Tea is sourced from a farm belonging to theCang Yuan Rai Sai Tea Group based in Lincang, Yunnan, located at 1800m abovesea level. Most farmers belong to the Wa ethnic group and earn an averageannual income of just ￥3000. In 2011, the tea group received Fair Trade certification(FLO).
Tea group Chairman Mr. Xiao said: If wecould reach the fair trade social premium, we will be able to have clean tapwater in our homes. We currently collect water via rainfall or from a welllocated a long distance away.
Respekt Puer is the first trader to meetthis fair trade social premium. Every cup of Respekt Puer you taste brings thefarmers one step closer to achieving their dream of having fresh water at home.