Let’s talk about tea… the drink of choice for our generation. This week, we discuss the growing demand for tea among Millennials, coffee substitutes, making tea from local plants and the health benefits of drinking various teas. We also share our opinions on some of the finer green and black teas, and we outline the different perspectives on tea in Canada and Germany.
4:00 – Tea perception in Canada vs. Germany (Black vs. herbal)
6:45 – High quality green tea is hard to find in Western grocery stores
15:08 – The health benefits of tea
15:38 – Camomile is excellent for treating sore throats
16:25 – Green tea is good for maintaining your oral health (eliminating bad breath and reducing plaque) (Colgate article about green tea being good for your teeth)
17:40 – Tea is almost treated like a pharmaceutical product in Germany
19:37 – Our favourite teas