What is tea? You might already know that it’s the second most popular drink in the world (right behind water). You might also know that tea comes in a seemingly limitless number of varieties. Each is subtly influenced by the leaves from which its brewed.
You’ve got green teas, well-known for their cool (but bitter) tastes. Traditional teas, like Earl Grey, widely hailed for their bold, smooth flavor profile. There are even teas that have been “infused” with different herbs and fruits to augment their taste further.
All the variety, though, raises an obvious question: which brand reigns supreme? While personal preference will largely dictate the final answer, we can provide you with a few criteria to use when you’re evaluating the vast selection, and provide a few suggestions to get you started.
Read on to see the best tea brands overall. [Read more…]