The first in the family of teas. Refreshing and known for its delicate aromas, a speciality from the Fuijian province.
White tea is made almost exclusively of tips, it is 100% the case for the most expensive ones. It used to be reserved for the emperor and other important persons. The picking took place during two weeks only. It’s not the case today.
White teas are the least manipulated of all teas. The leaves dries naturally out in the sun to remove part of the humidity.