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The Legend of Tie Guan Yin Tea

Tie Guan Yin tea, named after the Chinese Goddess of Mercy, first appeared in Anxi, Fujian province, China in the 19th century. One of the most popular oolong teas, Tie Guan Yin is famous for its rich color, mellow taste and aromatic orchid-like smell. It is a half-fermented loose leaf tea that indulges all the…

The Health Benefits of Green Tea

Green tea has been enjoyed as a steaming hot beverage since ancient times. Fast forward to today and it is also popular on its own and you can even have it in many other ways such as in baked goods and even green tea ice cream. Want to know why you should choose it over…