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New Blog Post: The legendary health benefits of tea for today’s tea lover

Tea is an ancient beverage loved by people around the world. Black tea is the brew of choice in North America and Western Europe while Green and Oolong teas are popular in Asian countries. All these teas come from the Camellia sinensis plant and are linked to the potential health benefits. The difference is in way the Camellia sinensis tea plant’s leaves are handled after harvesting. Green teas are not oxidized but are rolled after steaming prior to drying; oolong teas are partially oxidized resulting in a light green to amber brew and black teas are fully oxidized leading to a darker colored liquid. Here are some more fascinating facts on tea and health…

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