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The highest quality white tea only made with rare tea tips

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$19.99
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  • Description:

    Crystal Needle comes from Xuan'en county in Hubei Province. This is not a Fujian tea, therefore, it is even more important to us. We sourced our Crystal Needle from the higher altitudes where the average temperature is rarely above 14 degrees Celsius and unique terroir is perfect for growing delicate silver needle tea. Cool climate and clean environment are important for the production of white tea that undergoes a very little processing. If you ever wondered what is the scent of sunshine on a freshly mowed spring lawn, we are offering you the brewable answer.

    Short description:

    Delicate high-altitude silver needle tea from Hubei

    Tea Profile: 

    Leaf:  Single bud covered with delicate white hair
    Liquor:  Almost transparent, very bright yellow
    Aroma:  Sunshine on a freshly mowed lawn
    Taste:  Fresh, delicate and lightly sweet

    Tea with lowest caffeine, Don't drink white tea for 3 hours before bed time. 

    Brewing:

    5 grams of loose leaf tea in 300ml of 95℃ water for 5 minutes. Re-steep 2-3 times.

     

    Average milligrams of caffeine per serving

    Tea with lowest caffeine - White tea, almost like decaf tea

    Tea with less caffeine - Yellow tea, caffeine content higher than that of white tea

    Green tea caffeine content - Half of Black tea caffeine content

    Oolong tea caffeine content is similar with black tea caffeine content.

    Tea with most caffeine - Pu’erh tea is High caffeine tea, contains caffeine a bit less than coffee

    Origin

    Altitude Location

    Average temp

    Harvest Time
    1024meters

    E109°31′ N30°

    13.7°C Spring

    Xuanen county is in Hubei province, where at the middle southwest of China. The average altitude in Xuanen county is around 800 meters. The water reservation, average rain fall, and subtropical climate are all good for tea trees to grow.

    White Tea Making Process

    Thousands years of history, delicate & artistic handmade

    Customer Reviews

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    L
    04/20/2018
    Liber

    surprisingly so

    This Silver Needle is really quite lovely. One of the finest I think I��ve yet to encounter. Delicate, yes, but also intensely flavored � surprisingly so.

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    B
    04/01/2018
    BK

    my favorite

    Silver needle is my favorite these days. Love the aroma. I tend to steep mine longer on some days because I like it really strong. Almost looks like black tea when I steep it at work for a couple of hours.

    S
    03/14/2018
    Staci

    This is an absolutely wonderful tea

    This is an absolutely wonderful tea. It has a strong floral aroma and flavor which lasts for several 2 minute brews. There is no grassy or bitter taste at all and the virtual absence of caffeine makes it a great evening drink which will not disturb your sleep. It is also a high grade tea at a good price.

    B
    02/06/2018
    Bill

    Sweet, floral, non-nutty. Get it!

    This is smooth, with no bitterness and a bright floral flavor. It is a sweet cup of tea with no nuttiness to it. I have been a tea connoisseur for more than a decade, and this is a good cup. You won't regret it.

    J
    01/22/2018
    JAKE.O

    Subtle

    This tea is subtle. So profound and complicate. For me, it is great, because I don't like those with too strong taste.