Is Green Tea a Diuretic: Types of Green Teas and the Effects


Tea Facts

We all are susceptible to diuretic effects from food and drink. But there are certain triggers that these foods and drinks contain that prompt effects in people – to a lesser or greater degree. Green tea can be one of those drinks, begging the question for many – is green tea a diuretic! So in […]

Does Sugar Cause Bloating: Which Types, How, and What to Do


Tea Facts

I’ve been exploring how tea can benefit people who suffer from bloating, whether it’s regularly or periodically. And there are a number of teas that relieve bloating. But does sugar cause bloating? This is what I’m going to answer today. I’m talking about this subject because I, like many, often add some form of sugar […]

How to Make Tea Stronger: 3 Easiest Ways to Make Stronger Tea


Tea Chat, Tea Facts

Even as a long-time tea connoisseur – of numerous types of tea. I generally still like stronger tea. So I certainly know how to make tea stronger. Of course, that depends on the type of tea though. Some teas actually lend themselves better to being less strong and more delicate tasting. But for most teas, […]

Green Tea Is Bitter? Here’s Why, and 12 Easy Ways to Fix It


Tea Chat, Tea Guides

Your green tea is bitter? Well, even as an experienced tea drinker, I can sometimes find green tea bitter. So I can fully understand how drinking green tea can put some people off. And that’s understandable, green tea naturally has a bitter taste, and it’s down to several factors. The quality of green tea, first […]

Blue Lotus Tea, Benefits, Side Effects, Taste, Making It


Tea Guides

Having researched and written about both blue tea, which is very similar, and Lotus leaf tea in general. I think I’m pretty well placed to discuss blue lotus tea. So in this article, I’m going over the whole subject of blue lotus tea and answering lots of burning questions. Let’s start with what blue lotus […]

How to Make Dandelion Tea, With Roots, Leaves, and Flowers


Tea Guides

So you want to know how to make dandelion tea? Of all varieties – because perhaps you like to use the whole plant. Or there’s one method that would suit you better. So, let me take you through what you need to do to make your own Dandelion tea – of all varieties and using […]

What Is Herbal Tea Good For – Benefits, Types, What they do


Tea Guides

We’ve all heard about or tried herbal tea, or ‘Tisanes’ if we want to be official. But what is herbal tea good for? Is it worth starting a herbal tea regime at all? Well, I’ve written a lot about herbal teas, and I’ve tried just about all of them at some point or another. So […]