Category Archives: Discover Tea

Growing conditions, harvest, processing, storage, brewing and culture all play a role in the quality of tea. Browse the following articles for more details on how to make a perfect cup of tea.

How can I tell if my green tea has polyphenols, antioxidants, EGCg, flavonoids or catechins?

Sake and Tea Infusion

Green tea is well known for its antioxidants and health benefits, but how can you tell how much antioxidants and polyphenols you are consuming from your cup of green tea? First, let’s define what all these terms are. Polyphenols, antioxidants, EGCg, flavonoids and catechins,. Antioxidants are molecules commonly found in many natural and synthetic sources. […]

Brewing Green Tea with Less Bitterness

Preparing Green Tea

If you have bitter tea, add sugar and milk. That is one simple solution. If you have no control over tea cultivation and processing, climate, leaf material and processing, there are still ways to make your tea less bitter. If you don’t know where to start…. Try this first. Put 3g of tea leaves into […]