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Imperial Silver Needles
Imperial Silver Needles White Teas


 


According to written records, teas have been produced in Fujian Province for well over 1,600 years. The region currently produces five different categories of tea most of which originated in the province.



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Enjoy the new Imperial Silver Needles tea that has been slowly sun dried and hand sorted. It is produced in the early spring harvest by traditional methods. This Fujian white tea is not easy to come by as only the unopened leaf or bud is used. And to complicate matters, white tea production is down by 20% as there is currently a great demand for high quality Fujian black teas. This causes the procurement of the highest quality silver needles to be even more difficult and pricey, especially if the demand for black tea should continue. The good news is that more growers are going back to the traditional methods, while more time and labor intensive, the tea produced is exquisite. The Imperial Silver Needles has a really fresh smell and taste.

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Finest Silver Needles October 30, 2016
Reviewer: Brian McGurgan from NY United States  
My favorite silver needle tea, fresh and fragrant with exquisite delicate and subtle flavors. I bring the water to 185 degrees and brew for a minute and a half, going a little longer for my second cup.

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