Tea Information

Written by Seth Cotterell
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The World Wide Web is the best source of information relating to tea and tea accessories. There are entire online communities devoted entirely to tea. They celebrate the tea culture and promote awareness of the health benefits proven to result from drinking tea on a consistent basis. Here is a brief look at some of the important information relating to tea.

General Tea Information

Tea was first discovered in China thousands of years ago. It was accidentally discovered by a servant in the emperor's court. Since that accidental discovery, tea has made its way across Asia, Europe, the Americas and is now found in practically every corner of the globe. It is one of the most widely consumed beverages in the history of the planet. The history of tea is a long and fascinating one and will provide excellent reading.

Tea has many health benefits which you can research at length. Teas containing fluoride are proven to help strengthen teeth and bones. Teas with Vitamin C are natural immune system boosters. Teas high in antioxidants prevent cellular damage caused by free radicals, which can lead to cancer and other ailments.

The Internet is a great place to find tea brewing suggestions and recipes. Various online vendors and tea-enthusiast virtual communities will offer recipes for brewing different types of teas. You can learn how different teas are the result of different harvesting and processing techniques in different regions.

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