Green tea is an incredibly popular type of tea that originates from China, but whose many varieties are enjoyed all over the world. Green tea is usually characterised by an extraordinary freshness and sweetness.
Green tea is made from leaves that are heated rather than oxidized and this goes some way to giving them their particular flavour and character. Many people swear by the health benefits of drinking green tea regularly because it is full of antioxidants and vitamins that contribute to a very healthy lifestyle.
Good quality green tea makes a peerlessly refreshing drink that is both fragrant and flavoursome and which can be enjoyed at any time of day. Green tea can be found in a huge range of varieties offering different qualities in terms of flavour and character. Excellent quality green teas also make very nice gifts for people with a special affinity for the drink.