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What is puerh tea?
After Japanese matcha, Indian chai, and summer iced tea, it’s time to go back to the motherland of all tea, and talk about Chinese puerh This is also the tea that inspired the Libertea business. My father, Hua, being a tea head his whole life, found a second career making tangerine puerh, after becoming a certified tea grader in China. Libertea was born because I want to introduce his puerh into more Australian tea lovers! We will talk about the many health benefits of puerh, its history, differences between raw and cooked puerh, the aging/fermentation process, and of course to taste them Tasting menu: 1. 5 year old Loose leaf puerh 2. 18 month old tangerine puerh 3. 10 year old puerh cake Because we are breaking a 80 year old puerh cake, entry fee is slightly higher ($10) and will appreciate you canceling your rsvp 24 hours before the meetup if you can’t make it. See you at the market:)

Shop 99, next to Jasper Coffee

Prahran Market, Commerical Road · South Yarra

A$10.00

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    Meet other local tea lovers! Talk about and share tea brews from around the world! To share a nice cup of tea and enjoy good conversations with many friendly and fun loving people around Melbourne. As a member of the Melbourne Tea Meetup you get to sample some of the best teas around the world and visit some of Melbourne's finest tea houses and tea shops. You'll discover new and exotics types of tea, make new friends and acquaintances and find other people who share your passion for great tea! We will meet once a month and do various tea activities such as participating in a Japanese tea ceremony. You'll also experience how tea is brewed and drank around the world! Most importantly, it is about having fun and meeting great people :)

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