340. Pai Mu Tan
A classic white tea and the base of countless blends, Pai Mu Tan, or White Peony, is a delicately sweet infusion with a fruity aroma, smooth taste, and light hint of nuttiness.
Origins: Pai Mu Tan began its cultivation by local tea farmers in the town of Shuiji in Fujian in the 1870s from the local tea trees with particularly large leaves.
Flavor Profile: Light, mild, sweet, muscatel and nutty notes.
Caffeine: 15-30mg/8oz cup
Health Benefits: All white teas contain powerful antioxidants known for fighting disease, specifically heart disease. Tea is a zero-calorie beverage, making it an ideal, delicious substitute for high-calorie drinks like soda and energy drinks.
Ingredients: Pai Mu Tan white tea from Fujian Province.