Tea is a fascinating plant — its aromatic leaves are highly revered throughout the world, yet few are aware of the process it takes to cultivate and harvest the prized greens. Take this quiz to test your knowledge of tea and learn some fascinating facts about the astringent brew in your cup.
Test Your Knowledge of Tea
What is the species name of the tea plant?
T/F: White, green, oolong, and black tea come from the same plant.
What does the "flush" refer to?
T/F: Each flush has the same flavor profile.
What factors contribute to the flavor of tea?
Where is tea grown?
With an exception to pu-erh, what is the recommended shelf life for tea?
Tea tastes different with exposure to which element?