How Many Cups of Tea is Too Many?

Tea is one of the most beloved beverages worldwide, providing a range of healing benefits. The most popular tea varieties include green, black, and oolong, with the leaves of the Camellia Sinensis providing the source for two-thirds of all tea. When consumed in moderation, tea is a healthy choice for the majority of people. But, … Read more

Do You Cover Tea When Steeping?

If you’re new to drinking tea, it may take a little practice to get it exactly the way you prefer. The most important aspect of a good brew is the steeping step. Although steeping isn’t difficult, there are some things you need to know to achieve a perfect cup of tea. Do You Cover Tea … Read more

How to Make Matcha Tea from Powder

Matcha means “powdered tea” in its native Japanese. For those who normally brew tea from loose leaves or tea bags, there may be questions on how to make matcha tea from powder. Do you use hot water? Cold water? Does the powder dissolve? Do I still need a tea infuser? We will do our best … Read more

Where Does Tea Come From

With tea being one of the most highly consumed beverages in the world, but mainly made up of leaves steeped in hot water, you may ask yourself at one point “where does tea come from?”  The origins of all sorts of things that we eat and drink seem remarkably random. Who figured out that letting … Read more