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Chinese Restaurant Teas

Chinese Restaurant Teas
Updated: Dec. 8th, 2014
Most Chinese restaurants serve oolong tea, some serving jasmine tea, green tea, or Puerh. This guide will help you to discover these types of tea.

Drinking Hot Tea To Cool Down

Drinking Hot Tea To Cool Down
Updated: Dec. 8th, 2014
Drinking hot tea or other hot liquids might seem like it would warm you up, but under certain conditions, it can actually cool off the body.

White Tea and Caffeine - Myths and Reality

White Tea and Caffeine - Myths and Reality
Updated: Nov. 11th, 2014
Tea companies have promoted myths that white tea is lower in caffeine than other types of tea; this article provides accurate info.

Styles, Types, & Varieties of Tea

Tea: black, green, oolong, white, Pu-erh, Flavored: Chai, Earl Grey, Jasmine, Herbals: Rooibos, Mate, ...

Keemun

Keemun
Updated: Dec. 15th, 2014
Keemun is a style of Chinese black tea originating in and primarily produced in Anhui province.

Honeybush

Honeybush
Updated: Nov. 18th, 2014
Honeybush is a caffeine-free herbal tea from South Africa, similar to and yet distinct from rooibos.

Peppermint Tea

Peppermint Tea
Updated: Nov. 13th, 2014
Peppermint is a popular variety of mint, a hybrid of spearmint and watermint, widely used both in candy and herbal teas.

Tea Producing Countries and Regions

China: Fujian, Yunnan, Anhui, Zhejiang, India: Darjeeling, Assam, Japan, Ceylon, Taiwan, Kenya, ...

Guatemala

Guatemala
Updated: Nov. 5th, 2014
Guatemala is a country in Central America which is relatively unimportant in the global tea economy, but has a few interesting tea gardens which produce single-origin Guatemalan black tea.

Yilan, Taiwan

Yilan, Taiwan
Updated: Oct. 1st, 2014
Yilan is a county in northeastern Taiwan, and is important in oolong production. It borders New Taipei City (Taipei County) to the north.

Nantou, Taiwan

Nantou, Taiwan
Updated: Oct. 1st, 2014
Nantou is the large central county in Taiwan, the only landlocked county. It is home to Dong Ding, or frozen summit, a mountain famous for its oolong.

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