Hailing from the Fujian province and with a long dynastic history, Silver Needle white Tea (Bai Hao Yin Zhen) is storied and sophisticated. A favorite for group events and holidays, it makes appearances at many important occasions. Still, enthusiasts love to savor it alone, enjoying the night-like qualities that it offers when experienced in the quiet.
Delicate, dry, and slightly more caffeinated, this white tea is exemplary of the leaf's qualities, prepared with the harvesting of young buds meant to accentuate and simplify the white tea flavor, a favorite of tea lovers everywhere.
This highly prized tea is the immature bud and leaf of the first blooms or "Flush" with it's white down on the leaves and buds. After a long resting period during the winter, these first buds are believed to pack an abundance of healthy goodness most desired and making it highly prized by tea lovers. The tea has a very subtle sweetness that refined tea lovers have described as ethereal.
Base leaf: White Tea.
Health properties: Anti-oxidant rich.
Flavor strength: Subtle slightly sweet, Primary collection is all white, clear and dry without significant finish.
Caffeine: Mild to strong
Chinese Silver Needle - Loose Tea
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It’s like velvet
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