• Silver Needle 'Bai Hao Yinzhen'
  • Silver Needle 'Bai Hao Yinzhen'
  • Silver Needle 'Bai Hao Yinzhen'
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Silver Needle 'Bai Hao Yinzhen'

$ 29.00

Description

Bai Hao Yinzhen “Silver Needle” received it's name from it's unopened downy white buds. This is one of the finest white teas we've tasted because of the uniformity of white buds and because of it's dry flower, sweet flavor that lingers long after you swallow.

Flavor profile: wicker, honey, hay, field flowers, stone fruit
Tea is sold in 50 gram pouches of loose leaf tea

Plant: Camellia sinensis var. sinensis 'Dà Bái'
Type: White
Origin: Zheng He, Fújiàn, China
Harvest Date: 04/03/16
Plucking Standard: buds
Process: Withering, Drying first under the shade, then drying outdoors
Brewing Parameters: 195F for 2 min

 

Processing Methods:

Step 1: Indoor withering 

Tea Production - White tea - indoor withering

Step 2: White tea drying indoors

Tea Production - White Tea - Drying Indoors

Step 3: White Tea drying outdoors

Tea Production - White Tea - Drying Outdoors