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green tea

Food & nutrition
September 28, 2017

Why is matcha better than green tea?

Enjoying that warm cup of tea? We have the ancient Zen monk, Myouan Eisai from Japan to thank for this. He has been credited as the first person to grind tea leaves into powdered forms. And now, all these years later, we have teas in every flavour for our drinking pleasure. One of these is matcha tea. So, why has this ancient tea shot to the top of the wellness charts recently? Matcha goodness Although green tea has been used in China over a millennium ago, the matcha tea was “invented” by the Japanese. Green tea is arguably the best…
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Food & nutrition
January 5, 2015

Want to detox after the holiday? Drink green tea!

The December holiday has come and gone, and while it was loads of fun, can your body say the same? Need a little fixer-upper or perhaps a little detox? Then it's time for you to start drinking some green tea! You'll be surprised by all the good it can do, especially after your holiday. Don't believe us? Well, here are 5 good reasons why this beverage should become a daily one for you. (more…)
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