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What Is the Best Tasting Green Tea for Beginners?

What Is the Best Tasting Green Tea for Beginners?

New to green tea? Searching for the best tasting green tea for beginners? You’re not alone.  Thanks to its unique taste and health benefits, green tea is becoming increasingly popular, with many tea drinkers opting for it over traditional flavours. Unfortunately, it’s common for people to struggle with the sharp flavour. If this sounds like you, We Are Tea is here to help! If you’re interested in the super brew but struggle with the taste, simply adjusting the way you make green tea or choosing a different type could make all the difference. Don’t give up hope just yet, we’ve got...

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What is white tea & why is it so great?

What is white tea & why is it so great?

We thought it time we give you the low-down on white teas. Our lovely White Peony (Bai Mu Dan named as the buds resemble peony flowers) and Jasmine Silver Needle (Bai Hao Yinzhen) have been a highlight during our afternoon tea sessions these summer months. White teas come from the same plant as blacks, greens & oolongs, the “Camellia Sinensis” but are the least processed of all the teas. The tea leaves are hand-picked during Spring when the buds & leaves are still young’uns and are then left to wither and dry. This limited window of opportunity to pick the leaves, combined with the...

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