White Teas
White Teas

White Teas

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  • Darjeeling Margaret's Hope Moonlight Spring White

    A Darjeeling cup with luscious notes of lilies & hyacinth.

    1.7o | 50g | 20cup
    $ 49.99
  • Rose Mist White

    Blend of rare Darjeeling white tea & light scented rosebuds.

    1.7o | 50g | 20cup
    $ 48.99
  • Darjeeling Silver Needle White (Teabags)

    The rarest of white teas, delicate, floral and incredibly ve

    25 Bag | 25 cups
    $26.99 $ 10.99 59% Off
  • Ivory Geranium Blossom White

    If luxury was a tea, this decadent blend would be it.

    1.7o | 50g | 20cups
    $ 35.99
  • Darjeeling Castleton Moonlight Summer White

    A Darjeeling cup with soft floral notes & fruity accents.

    1.7o | 50g | 20cup
    $ 32.99
  • Champer's Holiday

    Pure white tea blended with natural flavors of wine & apple.

    3.5o | 100g | 40cups
    $ 34.99
  • Darjeeling Special Spring Silver Needle White

    Aromas of wood & toasted cereal in this silver-tipped blend.

    1.7o | 50g | 20cup
    $ 19.99
  • Darjeeling Special Spring White

    White tea blend of floral-fruity aromas & a silken texture.

    1.7o | 50g | 20cups
    $ 20.99
  • Darjeeling White Tea (Teabags)

    White tea blend with a floral aroma & a silky texture.

    25 Bag | 25 cup
    $ 24.99

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Organic White Tea 

Like almost all other teas, the white tea leaves come from the same Camellia sinensis plant. The name ‘white tea’ comes from the fine, silvery‐white hairs that cover the unopened buds of the plant. However, when brewed, the liquid tea is not white or transparent but rather a pale, light yellow. Although there exists no consensus on how organic white tea should be processed, there are two commonly accepted methods. The first involves minimal processing, where the loose leaves are withered for a long time before they are dried, and in the second, the loose leaves are first steamed or fired in order to deactivate polyphenol oxidase, and then dried. The best white tea is made from young buds that are plucked early in a harvest season, at an elevation of 5000 ft and higher. Here, the air is cold and the flavors have ample opportunity to mature and intensify. The tea buds are plucked and laid out in the open where they are withered for a long time before being dried and packed. The Silver Needle tea is the best example of the finest white tea.

Organic White Tea and Health 

Fresh white teas are an antioxidant powerhouse. Antioxidants are the body’s protective agents against free radicals, chronic disease, and inflammation. Organic white tea has high antioxidant value, which makes it an excellent ally for natural weight loss. That apart, organic white tea is a zero-calorie drink which is pleasant and refreshing, as well as a much healthier alternative to sugary drinks. Reasons weight watchers and dieters will especially want to note. 

White tea is harvested at a young age and because of that it possesses a number of health benefits. The health benefits of white tea would include:


1. Reducing the risk of heart disease
2. Helping you lose weight
3. Protecting your teeth from bacteria
4. May fight cancer
5. Lowering the risk of insulin resistance

Another important benefit from drinking white tea is its ability to reduce damage from free radicals. That’s true being a rich source of antioxidants, white teas can help reduce the effects of free radicals. 

How to Select the Best Loose Leaf White Tea?

In the Indian subcontinent, the best white teas are predominantly produced in Darjeeling, Nepal and the Nilgiris. Each of these regions produce a white with inherent characteristics. While Darjeeling whites are crisp and floral, the white teas from the Nilgiris have a velvety texture and tropical fruit notes. Nepal’s white teas are similar to Darjeeling, less complex but more mellow. 


If you’re looking to buy white tea, you may want to consider our White Tea Collection, which contains samples of all our whites, from estates including Castleton, Namring, and Margaret’s Hope in Darjeeling, Bilimalai and Glendale in Nilgiris, Guranse and Mai‐Ilam in Nepal. Our white tea bags are also a great place to start a rare experience. 

More about White Teas

White teas come in different flavours but most of them have a pale colour, are light and slightly sweet tasting. The best part about loose leaf white tea leaves is when brewed it has no bitterness or aftertaste like green tea.

The popularity of organic white tea and its health benefits have made it widely available on the market. This means you don’t have to worry about where to buy white tea, you can conveniently buy white tea online and have it delivered right to your door.

You’ll be spoiled for choice as this tea is available online in a variety of flavours. Some famous white tea types would include the silver needle white tea, the Darjeeling white tea and the Nilgiri white tea. Each of these white tea types has its own unique taste.