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Dark side of Assam tea and importance of organic farming

Dark side of Assam tea and importance of organic farming

It was not long ago that secrets of many Assam's tea estates were publicly revealed causing the consciousness alarm to go red among the tea drinking population. And everyone else, as a matter of fact. The facts were shocking, images appalling and the public was terrified. They had no idea under which conditions their favorite black tea was being made.

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Sanel Vilajet
Organic Green Tea - Blending Flavor and Tradition

Organic Green Tea - Blending Flavor and Tradition

Numerous studies have demonstrated that green tea can help prevent stress and chronic fatigue, as well as reduce the painful swelling and inflammation of arthritis.  Polyphenols in tea, including epigallocatetchin-3-gallate (EGCG), contain anti-inflammatory as well as anti-oxidant and anti-carcinogenic properties. Documented evidence suggests that it can also help regulate body temperature and reduce the severity of the symptoms of type 2 diabetes. It can also help prevent obesity, since unlike many popular soft drinks, it contains zero calories. Read more about the green tea health benefits. Just as it can benefit every aspect of our physical lives, drinking tea also...

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Sanel Vilajet
Prithvi - Fine Tippy Golden Assam Tea (FTGFOP) Review

Prithvi - Fine Tippy Golden Assam Tea (FTGFOP) Review

This Tippy Golden loose leaf Assam tea is an excellent example of the orthodox black variety. Grown only on a small scale in Upper Assam, and hand-processed to retain its integrity and personality, Tippy Golden is ideally a second-flush picking which contains a high proportion of the golden tips of the tea plants. Ancient Indian tea lore has it that only the very newest shoots produce tea of the highest quality, with progressively lower pickings being suitable for lesser teas and blends, and so it's clear that this tea is aiming for the top. But does it achieve its aspirations? ...

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Francis B
Organic Assam Tea (Kanoka) Review

Organic Assam Tea (Kanoka) Review

If you are not yet familiar with organic Assam tea, you are missing out on one of the truest joys in life. Sure, it's easy to drop by a local grocery store to buy a box of typical tea bags, but then what do you have? A cup of typical tea. Try one cup of Kanoka specialty tea from India, and ordinary tea pales by comparison. 

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