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Yunnan Silver Needles
Da Huang YaGarden Direct Organic White Tea

$36.00
50g

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USDA Organic

Description

Cultivar: Da Huang Ya "Big Yellow Bud"
Harvest: Mingqian harvest on March 23, 2018
Elevation: 1,400m

This is a rare single-cultivar Silver Needles produced exclusively from the Da Huang Ya ("Big Yellow Buds") cultivar in Jinggu county, Yunnan. Da Huang Ya is known to yield very large, plump buds that provide a very delicate sweetness and unique amino acid profile. The buds leave an amazing, almost cooling sensation on the palate in the finish. This tea is all about subtlety and has a remarkable patience, yielding its unique sweetness for many elegant infusions.


Origin

Jinggu county, Yunnan province, China

Tasting Notes

With an amazing, almost cooling sensation on the palate in the finish, this tea is all about subtlety and the unique mouthfeel of Da Huang Ya.

Ingredients

Organic White Tea

Preparation

Leaf Amount
4 grams | 1 tbsp
Water Amount
8 ounces
Water Temperature
185°F
Steep Time
2 minutes

Traditional Preparation

Gaiwan Brewing from Rishi Tea on YouTube.

Add 1 tbsp (4g) to a small gaiwan or teapot.
Use water cooled to 185°F water
Add water and infuse for 2 minutes
Repeat for another 5+ infusions. Increase the steeping time by 30 seconds with each additional infusion.

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Silver Needle White Tea
Sep 5, 2018
I love this white tea and I'm very picky about the quality and taste. It's a light flavor and tastes...
Kaitlyn
Port Byron, IL
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Yunnan Silver Needles Da Huang Ya
Aug 25, 2018
Very Good Silver Needles. Placid Energy and a complex taste. Good for the night. The Reserve is one of the...
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Gab
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Subtle and Sweet
Jun 17, 2018
This tea has jumped to the top of my list as a favorite. More subtle than a moonlight white tea, this...
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Eric
Cypress, CA
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Subtle and Sweet
Jun 17, 2018
This tea has jumped to the top of my list as a favorite. More subtle than a moonlight white tea, this...
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Eric
Cypress, CA
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Yunnan Silver Needles Da Huang Ya
Aug 25, 2018
Very Good Silver Needles. Placid Energy and a complex taste. Good for the night. The Reserve is one of the...
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Gab
Doral, FL
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Silver Needle White Tea
Sep 5, 2018
I love this white tea and I'm very picky about the quality and taste. It's a light flavor and tastes...
Kaitlyn
Port Byron, IL
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Subtle and Sweet
Jun 17, 2018
This tea has jumped to the top of my list as a favorite. More subtle than a moonlight white tea, this...
read more
Eric
Cypress, CA
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Yunnan Silver Needles Da Huang Ya
Aug 25, 2018
Very Good Silver Needles. Placid Energy and a complex taste. Good for the night. The Reserve is one of the...
read more
Gab
Doral, FL
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Silver Needle White Tea
Sep 5, 2018
I love this white tea and I'm very picky about the quality and taste. It's a light flavor and tastes...
Kaitlyn
Port Byron, IL
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