How To Choose The Best Silver Needle White Tea

Silver Needle tea also called as Bai Hao Yinzhen is a only slightly fermented tea, taking premium top grade. Fuding and Zhenghe city in the Fujian province of China is home to this white tea.

Guide To Brew Silver Needle White Tea Properly

Silver Needle is the treasure of the white tea world, and is well known as one of the highest grades of tea you can find.  The appearance of the Silver Needle white tea is a beauty, with straight needle-like buds which are so white they have a silvery tone to them.  The bud head is strong and fat, with white tips that are usually covered in a fine white downy hair.

Chinese Tea History Part Ⅲ – White Tea History

White tea is famous for the fine white “pekoe” hairs that cover its leaves, it's green-gray colored leaf buds and pale yellow-green colored tea with a subtle, sweet flavor. Considered the pinnacle of teas in China, it is mainly produced in the Fuding, Zhenghe, Songxi and Jianyang areas of Fujian province.