Shou mei tea is a type of white tea which produced in the Fuding county in the Fujian province in China, shou Mei literally means Long Noble Life Eyebrow, due to its thin and crescent-shaped leaves that resemble eyebrows, hence its name. Shou Mei tea is a Chinese white tea characterized by its fragrant, sweet and bold flavor.
With a combination of tea buds and crescent-shape tea leaves, shou mei tea contains fewer leaf tips than other white teas, but with greater strength. Shou mei tea is a good choice for tea lovers who want a stronger taste of white tea.
Shou mei tea is from the ecological tea garden in Taimu Mountain area in Fuding, Fujian Province, at an elevation of between 600 and 900 meters, this area is 80% covered by natural forests. The weather here is warm and humid with abundant rainfall, and the tea plantation itself is always surrounded by a thin fog, which together create the perfect conditions for tea bushes to