What’s Whole Leaf Tea?

We use whole leaf tea in silk pouches, which provide a more nuanced and complex infusion. Our tea is of considerably higher quality than the fragmented standard supermarket variety, also known as CTC—cut, tear, curl—teas which are made with heavily broken tea leaves. Whole Leaf Teas are plucked as whole leaves, and are not broken or torn into small pieces. Therefore, whole leaves have superior flavor and offer more health benefits than do CTC teas