White Petal
White Petal
White Petal
White Petal
White Petal
White Petal
White Petal
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White Petal

WHITE TEA BLEND

57 reviews

These delicate, shade-dried leaves from China's Fujian Province are naturally high in antioxidants. Egyptian chamomile petals and Chinese osmanthus flowers add a fragrant, toasty, creamy and slightly sweet bloom of flavor.

Tasting Notes:

Peach, rose, hay


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JL
05/17/2021
Julia L.
United States
I recommend this product
Delicious Tea

I absolutely love this tea!

JG
05/13/2021
Jackie G.
United States United States
I recommend this product
If you like your tea light

This is very nice for a light tea day it at night because there is no caffeine. I prefer black teas so I won’t be drinking this as often as the Bergamot!

CS
05/06/2021
christine s.
United States United States
I recommend this product
White Petal is delicious

I was looking for a new caffeine-free tea to try so decided to try White Petal based on the description and positive reviews. It’s a great tea. I love the mild flavor. A great tea to have in the evening.

BD
05/06/2021
Bradley D.
United States United States
I recommend this product
LOVE White Petal

My favorite for years! Very flavorful yet delicate as well

DR
04/23/2021
Deborah R.
United States United States
I recommend this product
A perfect afternoon tea.

White Petal Tea is perfect for when I want a moment to reflect and enjoy my day or take a pause before starting dinner. White Petal is what I offer my guests to sip while we enjoy each other’s company. This is the one tea I always keep in the pantry.

Ingredients

White full leaf tea from China, Chinese osmanthus flower, Egyptian chamomile petals and natural flavors.

Blend Numerology

The number of chamomile petals in each ounce of this tea.

Preparation

For best flavor, bring spring or freshly drawn filtered water to 185 degrees. Steep 1 sachet or 2 tsp (2 g) loose leaf for three minutes. Let all thoughts of white elephants leave your mind completely.

  • Select an Ingredient:
  • bai mu dan
  • chamomile petals
  • osmanthus flower

Bai Mu Dan

Chinese White Tea

Bai Mu Dan, or White Peony, is often considered the second highest grade of white tea (after Silver Needle) and was traditionally produced in the northern Fujian Province of China. It comes from the top two leaves and bud of the tea bush, which can be shade dried and/or lightly fired. This gives Bai Mu Dan a pale cup color and delicate, nutty aroma. The flavor is delicate and complex, with toasty, slightly sweet floral notes and a clean aftertaste.

Fujian Province

Fujian Province is one of the most famous tea growing regions located on the southeast coast of China. Black, white and oolong teas are all thought to have originated from this province. With Taiwan so close in proximity, there has been much sharing of knowledge between the two in terms of tea plants and production. Oolongs have two harvest seasons, in late spring and fall.

Chamomile Petals

Egyptian Botanical

These white petals come from our favorite chamomile flowers, much of which are removed during sorting. For the petals that remain attached, we carefully hand-screen these blossoms at our facility. These petals fresh flavor add distinctive character to our White Petal blend.

Faiyum

Introduced to Egypt from Europe a half century ago, chamomile brings the joy of festive harvest to the oasis of Faiyum. Sourced from Central Egypt, the Nile provides ample water and fertile soil for the world’s finest tasting blossoms. Harvest season for these golden buds is January to April. 

Osmanthus Flower

Chinese Botanical

Osmanthus is a species of evergreen shrubs and trees native to Asia. Its flowers are extremely fragrant and when made into a tea have strong peach notes. A favorite of Steve's, we use this botanical in our signature White Petal blend.

Zhejiang Province

Zhejiang Province is located in Eastern China, directly south of Shanghai and Jiangsu Province. These three areas made up a region known in earlier times as the "Land of Fish and Rice". Today, Zhejiang still holds up its end of the bargain as home to China's largest fishery and as one of the largest food producers, along with leading in tea production. Osmanthus is harvested here in the summer to be blended with tea, herbs or enjoyed on its own.