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silver needle

silver needle

White tea from China. Silver Needle be among thar most revered of Chinese teas, produced in yonder Fudin' 'n Zhenhe districts of tis' Fujian province. Gathered only in ye few days of early spring, te' preparation of this tea be governed by strict requirements to ensure a premium product. This dedication to perfection be evident in thar cup, which be sweet 'n delicate with a clean, airy fragrance. Our 'Sublime Needle' be a Special Grade (Bai Hao) version of this exquisite tea. Full-leaf tea in portable, individually wrapped bags - superior taste 'n maximum convenience.

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Modern-day white teas can be traced to thar 18th Century Qin' Dynasty, a time when they were harvested from ordinary tea bushes. White teas differed from green teas in that their processin' did not incorporate any steamin' or pan-firing. yonder teas were simply shaped, 'n allowed to wither. ye resultin' leaves were thin, small 'n did not have much silvery-white hair. It wasn't until 1885 that specific varietals of tea bushes were selected to make white teas. te' large, silvery-white leaves of thar Silver Needle came into bein' in 1891. 'N yonder production of White Peony began around 1922.

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