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What Is Tea?

Did you know that tea is the second most popular drink in the world, second only to water? But what actually is tea?

Tea is the leaf from the Camellia Sinensis bush, mainly cultivated in tropical and subtropical climates, in areas with at least 127 cm (50 inches) of rainfall a year.   74 more words

A Cup of Mate a Day

I used to be a coffee addict.

And by addict, I mean a pot a day. Seriously. A whole pot. I had to cut way back when I was pregnant. 468 more words


10 Interesting Facts About Tea

1. Oolong tea can be steeped multiple times. The leaves can be reused anywhere up to 5 times, so don’t throw them away after the first cup! 151 more words

The world consumes about 3 millions tons of tea a year.

15,000 cups of tea are drunk every second.

It takes around 2,000 tea leaves to make one pound of tea which gives you more than 200 cups of a soulwarming brew. 12 more words


The Face Off: Coffee vs. Tea

Personally, I enjoy both coffee & tea but some greatly prefer one over the other for different reasons. It could be simply for the taste, for the caffeine amount or the ease of making it. 184 more words

Dark Tea

Fermented tea  is a type of tea that has undergone micro fermentative proccesses for long durations of time.