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Tea Ware and Tea Making Gadgets for Newbies

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A beginners guide to tea ware and tea making gadgets.

The Best Tea-Related Reddit Threads

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Learn about tea and the most poplar tea topics on Reddit.

Buy Fair Trade Tea

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Buy Fair Trade tea to take care of the organic farmers and the environment.

How to make the best Genmaicha

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Learn how to make the best Genmaicha while trying our unique Imperial Kyokuro Genmaicha blend

How dangerous are the pesticides in your tea?

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Tea is the second most widely-consumed beverage in the world after water. In the U.S., around 80% of households drink tea, and it's increasingly in demand with sales rising by 6% in the last five years. The U.S. is the third largest tea importer in the world, and 69% of tea purchased in the U.S. is bagged tea instead of loose-leaf.

It's no surprise that the tea market has been expanding with tea being linked to everything from a healthy, natural increased metabolism to cancer prevention. But, do you really know what's in your tea bag? You might want to put down your teacup before reading on.