What Do You Know About Tea?

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2019-02-25 21:25:08
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What Do You Know About Tea?

It's known that tea has numerous health benefit: it normalizes blood sugar level, keeps a tight lid on hormones of stress and depression, and contributes to safe and healthy sleep. We all drink tea every day, but do we know much about this drink?

Let's check. 

Where do people drink tea most?

Turkey always takes the lead for tea consumption. Average consumption — 6,87 kg per capita.

China

India

Russia

Turkey

What do you think, how many cups of tea are drunk every second in the world?

A little more than 2 million cups of tea are drunk in the world every second.

500 thousand

2 million

5 million

10 million

What's the world largest tea producer?

More than a quarter of the world’s tea production output comes from China. Besides, this is the only country, which produces white and yellow tea, as well as oolong and pu-erh.

Great Britain

India

China

Australia

What country is the homeland of ice tea?

The homeland of packed ice tea is Switzerland. After his travel to the USA, Swiss Max Shprenger was amazed with a surprising ability of cold tea to quench thirst and upon arrival to homeland hinted at the idea to produce ready cold tea in bottles.

USA

Mexico

Switzerland

France

What is the most healthy tea?

White tea takes first place by the content of useful substances since it doesn’t fall under heat treating. It contains vitamins C, PP, B group vitamins, microelements, amino acids and many other substances. It also contains less caffeine than other types of tea.

White

Yellow

Black

Green

Do you know when it's International Tea Day?

International Tea Day is annually celebrated on December 15.

February 13

April 27

June 19

December 15

What does contain more caffeine?

Tea has much more caffeine that coffee, but its effect is much softer since it acts without tannin. It takes a gentle effect on cardiovascular and central nervous systems. Tea caffeine is not accumulated and doesn’t stay in the human body.

Tea

Coffee

What tea is the most widespread in the world?

Black tea is the most widespread in the world. 75% of world's tea consumption fall at it.

Black

White

Oolong

Green

What is named Russian tea in Western countries?

Tea with lemon is called Russian tea in Western countries, particularly, in Great Britain. This is because the combination of tea with lemon in one course is a purely Russian invention.

Tea with sugar

Tea with milk

Tea with ginger

Tea with lemon

How much does 1 kg of the world's most expensive tea cost?

There's tea, which costs $ 1 025 000 per kg. Da Hong Pao

$200 000

$500 000

$1 000 000

$3 000 000

When was the tea bag invented?

In 1904 in the USA, tea bag was invented. Many people still consider it the world's worst invention.

1756

1891

1904

2001

How many types of tea exist?

In total 1500 different types of tea are known.

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1500

3000

5000

Tea enthusiast

You aren't a fan of tea art and traditions, but nevertheless, you like to have a cup of good tea sometimes. Especially for you, we made the rating (TOP-3) of the world's most expensive tea:Da-Hong Pao tea: $1 million per 1 kg. A true king among teas! Its name literally means "a big red robe". Da-Hong Pao is a type of Chinese tea Wuyi Oolong. It's supposed that it's one of the great secrets of imperial dynasty Min. PG Tips tea bag with brilliants: $15000 per teabag. In 2005, on the occasion of the 75th anniversary, famous British tea company PG Tips released a series of teabags decorated with brilliants. The price of one teabag - $ 15000. Each is manually decorated with 280 high-quality brilliants by the jewelers of Boodles company and are filled with Silver Tips Imperial tea from Makibari Estate producer.  Vintage narcissus tea Wuyi Oolong: $6500 per 1 kg. A 20 kg box of rare Narcissus Wuyi Oolong Tea attracted much attention at the auction in Hong Kong in November 2013. It's more than half a century old and it has its history. It was exported from Chinese Wuyi in Singapore in 1960. Traveling from hand to hand, the box came back to Hong Kong where it was bought by a Malaysian-Chinese collector. Share the result with your friend and drink only high-quality tea. 

Tea expert

You aren't just a fan, but a real professional in everything about tea. Such an expert as you should certainly try only best teas. That's why especially for you, we made the rating (TOP-3) of the world's most expensive tea:Da-Hong Pao tea: $1 million per 1 kg. A true king among teas! Its name literally means "a big red robe". Da-Hong Pao is a type of Chinese tea Wuyi Oolong. It's supposed that it's one of the great secrets of imperial dynasty Min. PG Tips tea bag with brilliants: $15000 per teabag. In 2005, on the occasion of the 75th anniversary, famous British tea company PG Tips released a series of teabags decorated with brilliants. The price of one teabag - $ 15000. Each is manually decorated with 280 high-quality brilliants by the jewelers of Boodles company and are filled with Silver Tips Imperial tea from Makibari Estate producer.  Vintage narcissus tea Wuyi Oolong: $6500 per 1 kg. A 20 kg box of rare Narcissus Wuyi Oolong Tea attracted much attention at the auction in Hong Kong in November 2013. It's more than half a century old and it has its history. It was exported from Chinese Wuyi in Singapore in 1960. Traveling from hand to hand, the box came back to Hong Kong where it was bought by a Malaysian-Chinese collector. Share the result with your friend and drink only high-quality tea.