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Silver Needle (白毫银针) - Loose Leaf Tea

Silver Needle (白毫银针) - Loose Leaf Tea

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Tea Matters™ Silver Needle (白毫银针) is the most expensive variety and the most prized white tea.

White tea is truly special and something to treasure. Aged white tea is a must for any tea connoisseur’s collection. Silver Needle is the most well-known white tea and Fuding, China is renowned as the best region for it.

The name comes from the look of the bush – with only the silver, downy, top buds (leaf shoots) used. You will need thousands upon thousands of buds to make just 1kg of silver needle tea.

Appearance: Silver, downy, top buds only
Colour: Bright, pale gold colour
Aroma: Grass, hay, wild flowers
Taste: Pure and delicate, long length with natural sweetness
Region/ Elevation: Taimu Mountain, Fuding, China
Harvest: March 2018 - Handpicked
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