We've had people comment on our white tea that they really like it but don't quite know what it is. White teas have a very delicate flavor which is best when carefully appreciated. The tea is "white" because the tea consists only of the new tea buds plucked from the plant before they open. They are then withered to allow the natural moisture to evaporate and then are gently dried. The curled up buds have a silvery/white appearance and give a pale, straw colored liquor. As might be expected Its health benefits are similar to those of green tea. However, while most of us have heard the health benefits of green tea touted, some current research suggests that white tea may be even better