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05.11.2018 Fuding Silver Needles

Fuding Silver Needles Garden Direct Organic White Tea

$44.00
makes 30 cups
50g

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USDA Organic

Description

Harvest Date: Mingqian harvest on March 28th, 2018
Elevation: 500 - 700m
Cultivar: Fuding Da Hao
Heritage white tea from the coastal town of Fuding, a famous white tea producing region situated on mist-enshrouded mountainsides that overlook an estuary leading out to the sea. Coated in sweet trichomes and rich in amino acids and spring energy released after winter dormancy, our needles offer a sublime and elegant balance of savory umami and floral sweetness.


Origin

Fuding town, Fujian province, China

Tasting Notes

Elegant and smooth with a delicate wildflower honey sweetness and savory umami richness.

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.

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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My favorite summer tea
Jun 23, 2017
This is my favorite for ice tea. I like it with lemon and no sugar. Very smooth and lite.
Laurel Hubbard
Matthews, NC
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2016 harvest is awesome!
Jan 9, 2017
I got mine, get yours while you can!
James Boland
West Hartford, CT
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The Best.
Sep 21, 2014
I have had Silver Needle close to this before, perhaps even as good. I have also had plenty of sub par...
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Luke
Hudsonville, AL
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Get some !
Jun 6, 2014
Yes, it is chamomile like with that certain " I don't know but I like it " quality. I'm guessing that is...
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James Boland
West Hartford, AL
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Lovely!
Apr 7, 2014
Light, sweet, soft, smooth - beautiful color! Worth the cost, if you love tea.
Linda
Orlando, AL
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Lovely!
Apr 7, 2014
Light, sweet, soft, smooth - beautiful color! Worth the cost, if you love tea.
Linda
Orlando, AL
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Get some !
Jun 6, 2014
Yes, it is chamomile like with that certain " I don't know but I like it " quality. I'm guessing that is...
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James Boland
West Hartford, AL
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The Best.
Sep 21, 2014
I have had Silver Needle close to this before, perhaps even as good. I have also had plenty of sub par...
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Luke
Hudsonville, AL
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2016 harvest is awesome!
Jan 9, 2017
I got mine, get yours while you can!
James Boland
West Hartford, CT
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My favorite summer tea
Jun 23, 2017
This is my favorite for ice tea. I like it with lemon and no sugar. Very smooth and lite.
Laurel Hubbard
Matthews, NC
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Lovely!
Apr 7, 2014
Light, sweet, soft, smooth - beautiful color! Worth the cost, if you love tea.
Linda
Orlando, AL
Review star icon Review star icon Review star icon Review star icon Review star icon
Get some !
Jun 6, 2014
Yes, it is chamomile like with that certain " I don't know but I like it " quality. I'm guessing that is...
read more
James Boland
West Hartford, AL
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The Best.
Sep 21, 2014
I have had Silver Needle close to this before, perhaps even as good. I have also had plenty of sub par...
read more
Luke
Hudsonville, AL
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2016 harvest is awesome!
Jan 9, 2017
I got mine, get yours while you can!
James Boland
West Hartford, CT
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My favorite summer tea
Jun 23, 2017
This is my favorite for ice tea. I like it with lemon and no sugar. Very smooth and lite.
Laurel Hubbard
Matthews, NC
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