Doke Silver Needle
Doke is the name of a very productive organic tea
garden in India. The lush garden is in an area called Pothia, Kishanganj, Bihar, India.
This second-round pick 2013 Doke Silver Needle White Tea (Bai Hao Yin Zhen) shows that Indians are able to produce a truly extraordinary Silver Needle white tea. Delicious white tea Only the fresh young buds, covered with a fine soft white downy hair, are used for this tea and deliver a clean and smooth tea 'soup'. The big, fluffy needles produce a sweet and creamy, full golden liqueur with notes of peach blossom and dried apricot. A very rare tea.
Taste: Delicate hints of peach blossoms , dried apricots and straw with a lingering sweet aftertaste .
This silver needle tea from India is undoubtedly one of the world's best white tea .
• Harvest: 2nd Flush 2013
• Origin: Doke 's Tea Garden , Pothia , Bihar , India .
• Brewing: use 2 grams of tea for a cup, 4-5 minutes steeping time , water temperature : 60-95 º C