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Experience Rare Teas

Rare tea means two things at Silk Road Teas. An unusual tea, perhaps recently made, single origin, crafted to local customs of appearance, flavor and aroma. Rare is then a moment in spring. Or, rare is a lot made years ago. Leaves are larger, flavors have deepened, aromas endure, an unparalleled taste experience.

Rare Teas

Organic Dragon Well

Fresh, sweet, nutty, chestnut-like notes

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New Spring Harvest Teas

New Arrivals presents a select group of spring harvest teas offering a taste of some of China’s finest early-pick, spring varieties and styles.

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Featured Teas

  • Downy Tip - Jin Shan Mao Jian

    Downy Tip - Jin Shan Mao Jian

    Our Downy Tip was grown on an island off the coast of Hangzhou, in the Zhou Shan Island complex. An early spring favorite, this cultivar is one of the first teas to make the marketplace at the onset...
    High grade, rich complex green tea flavors!

  • White Peony - Bai Mu Dan

    White Peony - Bai Mu Dan

    The FuAn area, in Fujian Province, is famous for its white tea made using the Da Hao cultivar. This white is one of the most natural of teas due to in its method of processing. Picked, withered, and...
    Harvested wild - tastes of melon, grape, herbs

  • Golden Monkey - Jin Hou

    Golden Monkey - Jin Hou

    The finest varieties of Golden Monkey are grown in the mountains. Harvested comparatively early in the harvest season, the buds are small, dense & full of flavor. Once plucked and oxidized,...
    Golden leaves, fruity aromas, malty taste

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    Yunnan Black - High Grade

    Our Yunnan black is a Dian Hong style black tea. It is single origin and grown organically in the higher elevations of Yunnan Province. Often referred to as the "mocha of tea", it is full-bodied and...
    Creamy, malty sweet notes & thirst-quenching sweetness

  • Anji White - AnJi Bai

    Anji White - AnJi Bai

    Each harvest season this rare tea offers a new flavor experience. It is rich in amino acids, creating a umami flavor unusual for a Chinese green. In the 1980s, in a bamboo forest above the Huang Pu...
    Silky smooth, rich "umami" flavors

  • Monkey Picked Tieguanyin

    Monkey Picked Tieguanyin

    Our "Monkey Picked" Tieguanyin was grown in the AnXi Region in southern Fujian Province, a region with a rich history of cultivating award-winning, world-cla
    Vibrant, fresh green colors, lush, floral & buttery

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    Dragon Well - Long Jing - Organic

    Dragon Well, Long Jing, has a rich and long history of cultivation and may well be the most famous tea in the world. Highest grade lots are plucked early in the spring with much anticipation among...
    Fresh, sweet, nutty, chestnut-like notes