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When you see the word single origin what does that mean?

When you see the word single origin what does that mean?

Single origin tea is a tea that has a single region of origin, produced specifically in a named tea estate or sub-region of a country.The region in which a tea is grown can influence a tea's flavor in many profound ways. Geographical factors such as climate and soil shape how the a tea tastes. Similar to drinking wine, single origin is an important label in which some specific region is renowned for a special quality and the name of the place becomes the indicator of a certain standard. Think of it like Bordeaux for wine or Luzon for mangoes.  ...

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GABA - What is GABA? What are the potential benefits?

GABA - What is GABA? What are the potential benefits?

Unique health benefits of organic GABA oolong tea - T CHING GABA oolong tea has all of these qualities, but it is also one of the richest food sources available for natural GABA (Gamma-aminobutyric acid) – an important amino acid that functions as a neurotransmitter in the central nervous system. GABA, as a health supplement, is being used by many pharmaceutical companies these days for a variety of health disorders as well as by some commercial food and drink companies as a popular additive.  Some of the health benefits being promoted for GABA supplements include:–  Reduces high blood pressure–  Relieves stress...

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8 Reasons why Oolong tea is beneficial for your health

Tea is one of the most popular beverages worldwide. Do you know that a warm, soothing cup of tea can also be beneficial for your health.? There are varieties of researches have been conducted to prove that drinking tea can help to strengthen brain health, control Diabetes, manage weights, improve bone health, fight with harmful free radicals, protect skin from radiation, manage stress, keep your mouth fresh, prevent cancer, and reduce the risk of cardiovascular and degenerative diseases. Now, would you like to have a cup of calming tea and read through these reasons below with us? 1.  TO CONTROL DIABETES...

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TEA, DRAWING PARALLELS WITH THE WINE APPRECIATION.

Tea & Wine No other two plants in the world are so similar and so different at the same time, as tea and wine. Adopting the estate system made loose leaf tea easily recognizable and transparent in terms of quality and production. Terroir, a French word describing unique weather conditions, soil and geographical location, is unavoidable when sourcing premium single origin teas. While all tea is made from the same plant called Camellia Sinensis, the use of specific varietals determines the final taste, color, appearance and scent of tea. Just like with wine, there are many varietals to choose from,...

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