With a rich history of thousands of years, today tea is one of the most popular beverages in the world. Since its discovery, different varieties of tea have evolved and grown with time in different places of the world.
Tea is more than just a comforting and alternative drink to coffee. Studies have shown that tea contains so many health benefits, that it is even healthier to drink than water—With so many great teas to choose from, how do you decide which tea to drink?
Previously, we discussed about the chemistry of processing tea leaves. The water molecules in tea leaves are completely removed during the last stage of processing. Today, we will be understanding how tea leaves are made active once they are brewed in water.
Tea is considered a wonder of nature in the world of chemistry. According to Nikolai Kuhnert, a renowned chemist from Jacobs University in Bremen, Germany, “Tea is the most mysterious and fascinating food material in the world in terms of its chemical properties.”
Tea and coffee has become an integral part of every home and office. Be it entertaining your guests or offering a perk-me-up for your colleagues, what’s even better than showing off a fabulous drink station (or in this case, tea station) in your home or office! Now how to create that fantastic drink station? Let’s have a look!