Top 10 Most Expensive Teas in the World


Some people drink it religiously as part of their daily routine, others drink it occasionally simply because they enjoy the taste. Whatever the reason, many people nowadays enjoy drinking tea because what’s not to like about it? Among them, however, there are a distinct few who prefer drinking only the finer brands, the very top quality teas on the market.

Like most other products on the market, different types of tea have different prices. These prices range from a couple of dollars per kilo to almost a million towards the high end of the spectrum. Without further ado, here are the ten most expensive teas in the world these days.

10Tienchi Flower Tea

The tienchi is one of the healthiest teas in the world. It goes for $170 for every kilogram. Its scientific name is Panax notoginseng. Panax stands for ‘cure-all’. It has been used for a very long time to cure dizziness, skin rashes, and insomnia. It is also used for detox. It grows in China and resembles a small broccoli inflorescence. It has a minty ginseng flavor.