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Kenya Silver Needle White Tea from What-Cha. . . .

Time and time again I have shared my preference against white teas, specifically bai mu dan and shou mei teas. I don’t like the floral notes nor the soapy quality they can often have. If I am going to have a white tea, I tend to reach for either a White Rhino because it tends to be more robust like a black tea, or a Silver Needle. I also have now tried a few What-Cha teas and been pleased with all of them.That is why when I came across this What-Cha Kenya Silver Needle White Tea, I had to give Read More

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Nice Coconuts White Tea by Luhse

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  White Where to Buy:  Luhse Tea Description: STORY: Unbeknownst to most, Queen Song longs for the day when she meets her island mate, King Kong. She has recently taken up hula dancing to keep fit and has begun wearing sexy, eye-catching outfits to attract attention. Despite the gang’s misgivings, she can be found wearing risque coconut bras when she is not at work.  TEA DESCRIPTION: Coconuts have migrated into your cup of tea.  Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: Another Luhse sample from my recent order. Nice Coconuts is a white blend, flavoured with coconut. Read More

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Silky Silver Needle from Teasenz

Tea Type: White Tea Where To Buy: Teasenz Product Description: Enjoyed exclusively by the imperial family in China for centuries, the Silky Silver Needle is a top-grade white tea with a soft, smooth, and silky-sweet taste experience. An ethereal cup with a lingering fragrance and refreshing aftertaste. Pure and refreshing. How is Pekoe Silver Needle produced? The tea leaves for making Pekoe Silver Needle are gathered only for a few days in early spring. Teas cannot be picked on rainy days or early morning when there is still dew on the leaves; leaves which have experienced any kind of damage Read More

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Organic Silver Needle from Art of Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type: White Where to Buy: Art of Tea Tea Description: Organic Silver needle is the most sought after white tea and is only harvested for a few days each year in the northern district of Fujian, China. This magnificent tea has a light golden flush with a unique savory aroma and a woodsy body. The finish is pleasant with a lingering, yet balanced sweetness. Water Temperature: 175-185 F degrees Caffeine Content: Medium Steep Time: 1-3 minutes Suggested Serving Size: 1 Tbsp/8oz Ingredients: Organic, Fair Trade Chinese White Tea Origin: Fujian, China Learn more about this tea here. Taster’s Review: Read More

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Yunnan White Jasmine from Verdant Tea

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  White Where to Buy:  Verdant Tea Tea Description: New Spring 2012 Harvest! This jasmine makes us understand what jasmine is all about.  It starts with a silky smooth silver needle white tea from Yunnan with notes of cinnamon sweetness.  Jasmine blossoms are scattered around the tea while drying for several nights in a row, and removed in the morning to be replaced by fresh blossoms, scenting the tea in the traditional method.  The result is a perfectly integrated flavor, that starts off with the textures of a white tea, and sweetness drawn out and extended by Read More