arya tara white tea silver needle time

As some sun peeks through the grey….

time for Arya Tara White Tea Silver Tips, 3 steeps @ 75 deg. for 2 mins ….

all 3 superb as the needles slowly opened and gently gave up their delicate joys…

So begin your own tea experiments and enter the wonderful world of taste, experience and learning…!

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the hairy beauty of silver needles close up

the hairy beauty of silver needles close up

pot warmed, cup warming and a nice small handful into the glass pot...all the better to see you with...

pot warmed, cup warming and a nice small handful into the glass pot…all the better to see you with…

steep #1- 75 deg, 2 mins, the tea opens revealing the green lustre

steep #1- 75 deg, 2 mins, the tea opens revealing the green lustre

steep #2- another 2 as the golden brews continue and this regal tea slowly gives up its secrets

steep #2- another 2 as the golden brews continue and this regal tea slowly gives up its secrets

steep #3- last for this session in the tea lab, 2 more mins at approx 75-80 deg. and still full of flavour

steep #3- last for this session in the tea lab, 2 more mins at approx 75-80 deg. and still full of flavour

a final look...how many more steeps would be possible with a little more tea, slightly cooler water or shorter steep times...? may the experiments continue!

a final look…how many more steeps would be possible with a little more tea, slightly cooler water or shorter steep times…? may the experiments continue!

 silver tips after 2 more steeps (90 & 100 deg), still showing the beautiful form of the delicate young buds at harvest

silver tips after 2 more steeps (90 & 100 deg), still showing the beautiful form of the delicate young buds at harvest

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2 thoughts on “arya tara white tea silver needle time

    • howdy meg, sorry i havn’t stretched out to the herbal or flower thingys as yet…i am currently in contact with a supplier in china and i will see what i can find….tea trade generally rolling along but it could do with more speed and consistency..soon to start in the local organic market i reckon …(if the rain stops…no fun today would it be…..cheers, stu

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