White Tip Silver Needle has been used historically in diverse parts of the world to improve a variety of bodily functions and ailments. White Tip Silver Needle is rich in antioxidants, helps regulate blood glucose, and metabolize fat.
“Silver needle white tea consists of only the buds of the plant and is very rare, as it is harvested only two days of the year. Like all white teas, it is high in antioxidants and can potentially provide protection against a host of conditions… Brewed white tea may help lower blood glucose levels, potentially helping people suffering from diabetes… The antioxidants in white tea may help increase the rate of fat breakdown in your body.” (Source)
Why so expensive?
White Tip Silver Needle is harvested before the tea plant’s leaves open, a few weeks each spring; limiting supplies. The young tea leaves and buds from the Camellia Sinensis plant are carefully selected, handpicked and processed gently. The leaves are pale in color but have a fresh taste with an aroma that is incomparable to traditional black or green teas.
Not a tea drinker?
There are multiple delicate teas and the varieties are endless but nothing compares to White Tip Silver Needle. Tea drinkers go out of their way to purchase and hold on to this amazing tea; this is not a tea for novices. Zen’s Tea House works with multiple tea farmers and brokers to get the very best. Check out the video to see how traditional teas are processed. Each White Tip Silver Needle is handled separately and inspected for quality and substance: