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  • Shou Mei white tea 寿眉白茶

Shou Mei White Tea


Product Description

Our Shou Mei is plucked with 1 bud with 2-3 leaves, most of the leaves retained its green color and whole leaves. This white tea is the strongest in terms of taste and steeps a slightly darker colour as well due the later harvest period than Silver Needle and White Peony where the tea leaves has been able to mature.


Other Names: Longevity Eyebrows, Sow Mee, 寿眉(政和白茶), Gong Mei, 贡眉

Region: Zheng He, Fujian Province


Steeping Guide:

Teaware: Glass or ceramic Gai Wan

Amount: 3g /1½ teaspoons

Temperature: 80°c (176°F)

Steeping Time: 1 to 2 minutes for the first two steeps and 3 to 5 minutes for the third and fourth.

*These steeping directions are for a traditional Gong Fu style tea.  If you are brewing this tea in a regular cup we recommend steeping for 2 – 3 minutes. This tea can also been steeped up to four times.

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