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WAKING UP to white tea's pleasures

Subtle, soothing brew may have powerful health benefits, too

By Clea Simon
Globe Correspondent / January 19, 2005

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With its mild flavor and subtle, almost nutty aroma, white tea doesn't seem like much at first. But the tea is an aesthetic heavyweight on its own terms, and the light golden beverage packs a wallop in health benefits. (Full article: 871 words)

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