White tea

Buy white tea?

Due to the minimal processing of white tea, the taste remains light, sweet and soft. White tea is very easy to brew, it won't get bitter that easily as other teas. We've made a small selection of white tea's that will surely elevate every session you'll have with them.

What is white tea?

Tranditionally, white tea was only made from one specific varietal of the teaplant. In order to protect the delicate buds, some plants grow very think, hardy and hairy shoots. This way bugs can't eat them. If you dry these special kind of buds, the producted tea is very light, sweet, floral and white in color. This was mainly done in Fuding China.

White tea in modern times

These days, white tea is made from other varietals of tea plant as well. These don't have the special buds, so the tea won't be colored white but a darker yellow. Even tough this is a different tea than the traditional white one, the results are very pleasant. Especially the pu erh varietal is very nice like our Moonlight white.

Midsummer Moonlight

Midsummer Moonlight

  • Purple white tea from Jinggu
  • Enchanting, cheerful energy
  • Floral, sweet and perfect for a midsummer night
Picture of Moonlight white

Moonlight white

Sweet and fragrant tea from 'big leaf' trees
Picture of Wild white buds

Wild white buds

Wild aromatic tea buds