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Oolong tea: The Long and Short of What You Need to Know

Time to learn more about Oooooloong!

Though green tea and black tea are the most basic types of tea, there are actually many more delicious options. Oolong may not be a well known type of tea in the United States, but it is one of the most popular tea varieties in Asia. The name oolong comes from the Chinese word, wulong, which is translated as “black dragon.” Here are answers to some of the questions that people commonly wonder about oolong tea.

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Oolong Vs. Green Tea: What You Need to Know

The variety of tea types that are available can be somewhat overwhelming. All teas are produced from the leaves and buds of the Camellia sinensis plant, but processing and fermentation methods create separate types of tea with distinct flavors. Different teas offer different health benefits and different tastes, so you can easily find a tea that suits your individual needs. Green-tea and oolong-tea are two of my favorite types of tea. They both have a pleasant and mild taste, and they have a variety of healthy advantages. Continue Reading

Why You Need to Start Drinking Tulsi Tea

The Secrets of Tulsi…Unveiled

There’s undeniable evidence that tulsi tea has improved the health of people on many levels. Studies show tulsi changes us physically, metabolically, chemically, and psychologically in a good way. One of the easiest ways to consume this therapeutic herb is by drinking tulsi tea.

When Dr. Mercola did a segment on this wondrous herb, I rushed to learn everything I could. Little did I know, Indians have been reaping all the magical benefits from this plant for centuries and we in the West have yet to jump on the wagon. When I found out that it can be taken in tea format, I was that much happier and it has now become a staple in my home! Let’s examine this wonderful plant and learn how it can enhance your well being. Continue Reading

Bang! All About Gunpowder Tea

It’s always good to learn about something new. Enter – Gunpowder tea.

The term “Gunpowder tea” may seem scary to say, but there’s nothing to be afraid of. A major part of the term refers to how the rolled tea leaves react to hot water when steeped or brewed. The realization of the large amount gunpowder tea benefits are growing. Due to this, it’s becoming a beverage staple in many homes around the world. Continue Reading

Genmaicha vs. Matcha: What You Need to Know

Herbal treatments are gaining popularity by those who want more natural, organic answers to their health and wellness problems. Why trust in man-made, artificial, chemical-filled products, when you can use a more pure herb directly from Mother Nature? Here is what you need to know when comparing two very popular herbal tea products: Genmaicha and Matcha. Continue Reading