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  1. Best Tea for Digestion

    Best Tea for Digestion

    Problems with digestion are far from uncommon. Many of us might experience acid reflux, bloating, cramping, inflammation or even Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS). Is there an easy, fix-all solution? Not exactly. However, Tea might, indeed, help. But what is the best Tea for digestion? This article will walk you through your options. We will talk about six Teas, in particular Read more...
  2. Is Tea Gluten Free?

    Is Tea Gluten Free?

    As society becomes increasingly health-conscious, we’re beginning to care more about what goes into our food and drink. In the UK alone, we consume an estimated 100 million cups of Tea a day. It seems only right and fair that many might ask the question, “Is Tea Gluten Free?” In this article, we will look at the definition of gluten Read more...
  3. Who Discovered Tea? 

    Who Discovered Tea? 

    Tea is the second most consumed drink in the world after water. In the UK alone, we have 100 million cups of it daily - that’s 36 billion a year! China is the biggest producer, accounting for 22.8% of the world’s Tea exports, worth $1.5 billion USD, in 2016. But how did we get to this point? Where did it Read more...
  4. How To Make The Perfect Cup of Tea

    How To Make The Perfect Cup of Tea

    Art is subjective. So is making the perfect cup of Tea. Everyone seems to have an opinion. Everyone seems to like different things. Black Tea or Green Tea? Tea Bags or Loose Tea? Add milk, lemon, honey, sugar, or nothing at all? Ultimately, it all depends on personal preference. There is an optimum temperature for some Tea types that does Read more...
  5. Sri Lanka Tea History

    Sri Lanka Tea History

    Sri Lanka is an island country that lies in the Bay of Bengal just below the southeastern tip of India. From 1815 until 1948, it was a British colony called Ceylon. In 1972, the once colony of Ceylon changed its name to reflect its independence. The name that didn’t change, however, was that of Ceylon Tea. What happened? In this Read more...
  6. What Is High Tea? 

    What Is High Tea? 

    Have you ever dutifully scoured a menu and pondered the question “what is High Tea?”. Perhaps you’ve seen the term alongside “Afternoon Tea” and found yourself baffled by the differences between them? If so, we have good news. The Kent and Sussex Tea and Coffee Company are here to clear up your confusion once and for all! In this article Read more...
  7. Is Tea A Diuretic? 

    Is Tea A Diuretic? 

    Is Tea a diuretic? The short answer: it depends on the type of Tea. In this article, we will explore the meaning of the word “diuretic” and why it has become so popular. We will then look at a variety of beverages to see which ones have diuretic qualities. After you’ve weighed up the facts, you’ll have the opportunity to Read more...
  8. What Tea is Good For Relaxing?

    What Tea is Good For Relaxing?

    There is nothing more harmonious than finding time to relax with relaxing tea. Did you know there’s science to this? Depending on the type of Tea, your favourite beverage might help you to relax in more ways than you think. In this blog, we will look into what Tea is good for relaxing (spoiler alert: there is more than one Read more...
  9. What was The Boston Tea Party?

    What was The Boston Tea Party?

    Did you know that The Boston Tea Party was one of the sparks that led to the American Revolutionary War? Not only is it significant to the history of the United States, but also the history of Tea as a whole! Indeed, the world of Tea might today look very different had this momentous event not taken place. The Boston Read more...
  10. Kombucha Tea Benefits

    Kombucha Tea Benefits

    Kombucha Tea is an acquired taste; one, however, that has soared in popularity. In 2017, U.S. sales reached $500 million (£393,850,000 GBP), this is due to the Kombucha Tea benefits. This is set to increase dramatically by 2020, with analysts suggesting global sales reaching $2 billion (£157,594,000,000 GBP). That sounds like a lot of money for a beverage you might Read more...

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