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It is starting to become common knowledge that tea offers a wealth of nutritional benefits. From lowering cholesterol, reducing the risk of diabetes and heart disease, and cancer prevention, the different tea varieties promote a whole list of health benefits. All tea is derived from the...

How much caffeine is in your cup of tea? This is a great question, with a broad answer. Tea is a little more intricate when it comes to calculating caffeine content, as opposed to coffee or soda.There are many factors that can affect the amount...

Tea should not be too complicated, right? Boil water, steep the leaves, and enjoy. Details do matter though, when it comes to this versatile and delicious beverage. Daily we hear new scientific information regarding the benefits of tea, from fighting cancer to preventing heart disease....

If you have been immersed in tea culture for very long, or merely enjoy a cup a day, then you are probably familiar with Earl Grey tea, or the very least have heard of it. But did you know that Earl Grey is packed full...

Often misunderstood and confused, co-packing and private labeling are two distinctly different services. Although it’s true that both services lead to a finished-product/private labeled product; yet, there are major differences in terms of formulation ownership, processes of production and service pricing.Co-packing refers to a customer’s...

One question we get asked fairly regularly is if it's true that a light roast has more caffeine. It's a reasonable question and the short answer is that it's about the same either way. However, only viewing caffeine levels in relation to roasting is too...

Within the coffee world the cortado has already made its way through the elements in the Diffusion of Innovations curve, having reached critical mass in the US just a few years ago. However, since you're likely a person living your life in the real world,...

In 1971, long before many of our current, often times self-proclaimed, coffee aficionados were even born, a relatively unknown chef opened a restaurant in Berkeley, California. Chef Alice Waters, armed with little more than a dream to entertain her friends, opened a quaint restaurant, Chez...