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Teas: What and Where?

Tea is a confusing term.  You have black teas, white teas, rooibos, herbals, along with many others.  Tea is a actually a plant, but most of the time, it means a fragrant drink made by boiling.

Teas are classified first by geography, either the region that produces it or the region that drinks it.

Production regions:

South America
Africa

India has many regions:

Himalaya
Formosa
Indonesia
Japan
China

These countries don’t produce tea, but they influenced the way it is drunk:

Russia
East Frisia
Ireland
England

Herbals are often a blend of different regions, with flowers from the entire globe.

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