Tea is a wonderful beverage to drink, and the health benefits of consuming it are plentiful. For example, tea is said to contain antioxidants, which may help to reduce the risk of certain diseases. And, since tea also contains caffeine, it can provide an energy boost.
If you are a tea drinker and would like to learn more about this beverage, here are some interesting facts:
The country with the most tea drinkers per capita is Turkey, with Ireland and United Kingdom rounding out the top three.
China produces the most tea of any country. In 2012, China produced 1,700,000 metric tons of it.
After water, tea is the most widely consumed beverage in the world.
Tea plants need at least 50 inches of rain a year to thrive.
The six basic categories of tea are white, yellow, green, oolong, black, and post-fermented.
Lipton is the worlds best-selling tea brand.
Now, the next time you brew a pot of tea at our Alachua, Florida, apartments, you can remember these tea facts and maybe even impress a friend or family member with your knowledge!
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