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New Recipes for Old Remedies

If you’ve listened to our show, particularly in the earlier days, you know that there are very specific amounts of time that you ought to be steeping your tea leaves.  Usually, it goes something like this: four minutes for black teas, three for greens, and two to three minutes for white teas.  Careful attention to these recommended times ensures a great tasting cup of tea, and when it comes down to it, it’s all about flavor.  That’s why we drink tea, and presumably, that’s why you drink it too. At four minutes, give or take, the flavors in black tea are rich and bold, and they haven’t yet become bitter or offensive, as tends to happen as they continue to steep.  But if you are drinking for specific purposes related to health, all of those instructions fly out the window. Read more…

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Teeth and Tea: Old-Time Remedies

Manish and Tere are diving back into tea and health this week, specifically tea’s old-time uses. Did you know that tea has been traditionally used for loose bowels, burns, and dental care? Read more…

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