• Yellow tea is most similar to green tea but has a slower drying process.
  • Yellow tea is made by allowing damp tea leaves to sit and become yellow before it’s dried.
  • The smell of yellow tea is close to that of black tea.
  • Although yellow tea has a distinct taste, but there are some degree of similarities between yellow, green and white teas.
Tea ClassName in ChineseMandarin Pronunciation (Place of origin – Tea name)Meaning in English
Yellow TeaGuang Dong – Da Ye QingBig Leaf Green
Yellow TeaJun Shan – Yin ZhenSilver Needle
Yellow TeaWen Zhou – Huang TangYellow Broth