The tradition of drinking tea came to us from China, where, during the reign of Emperor Chen Nan appeared and the so-called white tea. This kind of tea is not yet very widespread, as this tree grows only in two places of the globe – on the island of Sri Lanka and in Fujian province in China. The leaves of the tea tree are subjected to a weak fermentation, which leads to its color. Its name he received because of the tea Bud to bloom covered with white down. This kind is very valuable because it is harvested only twice a year – in September and April and only in the morning. Weather should be Sunny, wind or rain will ruin the crop. Employees are not allowed to smoke, drink and have spices, so as not to spoil the aroma of the tea leaves. For production of this tea collect leaves from the tree Da Bai Hao
or Shui-Hsiang. On these trees the buds appear Continue reading
Ginger tea for weight loss. Ginger is a plant with an extensive list of useful properties. For example, it improves the digestive system, removes disorders of the digestive system, normalizes the level of cholesterol in the body, stimulates circulation, helps in the treatment of bronchial asthma . One of its invaluable properties is the improvement of metabolism, and consequently it promotes weight loss. So if Your goal is to get rid of extra pounds,
the ginger should be a frequent guest at Your table. This spicy – sweet spice can be added to various foods and also drink ginger tea . Ginger tea lately very popular, because it’s so nice to treat yourself to a Cup of tea and to lose excess calories!
Next, we present several variants of ginger tea.
The simplest and most common recipe is thinly slice a piece of ginger, pour boiling water in a thermos and drink throughout the day. If You follow a diet, you can drink at any time of the day. If You usually eat, it is best to consume about half an hour before Continue reading
The tea Bush, which produces white tea, grows in the mountains of China’s Fujian province at an altitude of 1000 meters. White tea in China drank at the court of the Emperor, and since that time him its fame as the “elixir of life”. According to one legend, the Chinese Emperor was sitting under a tree with a bowl of boiled water in which the leaf fell from the tree. Eating the infusion, the Emperor admired his taste, so began the history of white tea.
White tea is divided into several types. The most valuable of them are “White peony (Pai Mu tan) and “Silver needle (Yin Zhen).
For the manufacture of the best grades of white tea used tea buds and one or two upper leaves of the tea Bush. Collect them only twice a year, first in April and again in September. In this collection takes place exclusively in the early morning, namely, from 5 to 9 hours. And, not to spoil the exquisite fragrance of tea, the workers on the plantations are forbidden to drink before work the garlic, onions, and various Continue reading