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How do you mix vodka with white tea?

If you fancy trying to create a Vodka-Iced Tea (maybe name it a “Volgograd Iced Tea”). If so, there would be a couple of ways (and for some reason, we have a crazy notion it would work): Brew the white tea and add the vodka directly and stir (given the quality of white tea, I would use on Belvedere Vodka , Grey Goose Vodka or Purity Vodka) Add the white tea leaves to a bowl and add the vodka to it and let it “simmer” in their. High-quality loose leaves will absorb some of it and if you really want to “seal” the flavour, use a muslin cloth to cover the bowl and put it out in the sun. The...

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Does slimming tea help with weight loss?

The term “slimming tea” suggests that it helps with weight loss. However, “slimming tea” is clearly a marketing gimmick and not an actual variant of tea in any form. Presumably the seller of has created a tea blend (green tea, white tea, etc.) which is being marketed as a “slimming tea”. We would be cautious when purchasing a tea of this nature. Green tea and white tea are both the healthier teas in the tea world. It should be noted that tea in general is healthy (much like any beverage that isn’t soda or full of sugar). If you plan to follow a healthier lifestyle which includes substituting sugary drinks/soda in your diet with tea, you should lose weight (that...

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Does green tea contain caffeine?

Usually, all loose tea leaves contain caffeine. However, the caffeine content that is consumed by the person sipping the tea depends on brewing time and the duration for which the loose tea leaves are oxidized. Therefore, different teas have different amounts of caffeine. Green tea usually contains between 8 – 30 mg of caffeine per cup (lower than most other types of teas such as Black Tea and Oolong Tea. If you’re looking for some great Green Tea, check out: The Kangra Mist: Plucked on a misty morning in the Kangra Valley in North India, this tea drew top compliments from our tea experts. It has a dark yellow colour, flourishing vegetal and grassy notes, a sweet after-taste and a...

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How does Green Tea help the Human Metabolism?

Green tea is known to be the most beneficial type of tea when it comes to healthy living. It is rich in antioxidants and other minerals and as study by the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition found that green tea extracts can lead to a 4% boost in metabolism over a defined day. Consuming 4–5 cups of green tea (with the added push of the caffeine) can also help burn up to an extra 70 calories a day (although this is number is relatively insignificant and changes depending on age, sex, body type, etc.). It’s important to note that the caffeine present in green tea is really the driving force behind the slight increase in metabolism rate – if you want...

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Can I take tea after eating fish?

Fish is an integral part of the diet of many Asian countries/regions that are also some of the highest per-capita consumers of tea. White tea has been considered the best pairing with fish as it is the least processed tea with the most subtle flavours that will not overpower the taste of the fish. However, many light black/red teas, green teas and blends are common accompaniments to fish. You can get more information on pairings here: Pairing Tea with Foods [English tea Store] Afternoon Tea - Food Pairing [Twinnings] Tea Pairing | Tea Food Pairing [Arbor Teas] Given that fish is relatively expensive (if fresh, being consumed at a restaurant), one will usually pair it with a freshly brewed tea...

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