Bai Hao Yinzhen, Da Bai Hao,Bai Hao Yin zhen
This Silver Needle is the highest quality tea in the white tea range. Our exclusive grade Silver Needle is produced at the white teas' heartland Fu-Ding of Fu-Jian province (south-east of China) and harvested in early spring. It is made from only the best quality tip silver buds. Its brew is clear and bright in color with a slightly sweet, but lusciously refreshing taste. Click on the "View Full Size Image" tag on the photo to see the fresh white fur on the tea leaves - indicative of premium quality.
We take special precautions to purchase new season stock, air transport and store refrigerated to preserve original tea quality.
The Chinese white tea tradition describes white teas as: for the first year it is a tea; it is a medicine when 3 years old; it is a treasure when it is 5 years old.
Aged white teas have:
We offer 1 packaging size for Silver Needle loose leaf tea - 50g.
please visit: White tea preparation and storage guide.
We ship using Australia Post and advise a quote with each purchase. This is calculated directly from Australia Post's calculator during the final stage of the purchase-checkout and based on the total weight of the ordered package.
We offer better value to a greater number of customers by charging true shipping costs, rather than subsidise postage with higher overall product prices.
* Please note: if a wrong address is supplied and the parcle is retuned to us as the result, the buyer has to cover the postage of reposting of the order.
All orders are processed within 24 - 48 hours except weekends and public holidays, pending on credit card authorisation.