There is no similarity in flavour between loose-leaf tea and tea bags. Loose-leaf tea possesses an incomparable superiority of flavour. With tea bags, flavour is released from the tea all at once, leading to a less refined taste. What's more, you may find that you want to add milk and sweeteners when drinking tea made from tea bags. This is because the tannins that are found in the tea are all released at once creating a much more boring and bitter taste.

 

In contrast, good tea is like wine. Loose-leaf tea releases its flavours gradually, allowing you to pick up different essences of the tea with each infusion. Every cup is refined and different. If you use loose-leaf, we are sure you will be able to experience the huge variety of flavours tea has to offer. For example, the much loved oolong will give flavours ranging from floral to creamy to fruity. Oolong tea is just an example of many.

 

 


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Last Updated: January 15, 2013

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