| 50g makes up to 32 cups* | 18¢ per cup |
Shoumei is a wild mix of leaves, tips, and stems. It boasts the most body and boldest flavor profile within the white tea category, and is sometimes compared with oolongs.
Contrary to popular belief, white teas are not as low in caffeine as you might expect. While lower than black teas, studies have shown white tea tends to have more caffeine than green tea.
What we’re doing:
- 1 heaping tablespoon (about 3 grams) of Shoumei per 6-8 oz serving
- Heat fresh water to 175º-185ºF
- Steep 2-4 minutes
- Multiple infusions
What we’re tasting:
- Nutty – Peanut
- Toasty – Toasted almonds
- Sweet – Semi-sweet chocolate
*includes multiple infusions