What are Tannins? Why are they in my tea?

Post by  Aubrey Simonson Mar 14, 2017
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You may be familiar with tannins from wine.  They give it a dry, astringent flavor.  They do much the same thing for tea as they do for wine, giving it a drier taste and fuller body.  Tannins got their name from their use in tanning...

Why Does My Tea Get Bitter? How can I avoid it?

Post by  Robert O'Brien Mar 08, 2017
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 Related Blog Post How Are You Infusing Your Teas? Besides its many health benefits, one of the primary reasons why we drink is for its taste. The fresh, refreshing flavor of loose leaf tea is satisfying. But, occasionally your tea might brew bitter. There are...