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The Best Kinds of Tea 

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Updated September 6, 2019 4.1k votes 665 voters 28.7k views 39 items

A list of the best kinds of tea, as voted on by tea lovers. Varieties of black tea, green tea, herbal tea, white tea, rooibos (red) tea, and oolong tea are all ranked on this list. Tea is aromatic beverage made by pouring boiling or hot water over leaves of the tea plant. Tea is extremely versatile. You can spice things up and add flavors or herbs to your tea - Iced passionfruit, lemon black tea anyone? What about hibiscus tea or the wight loss tea? Or you can stick to more traditional varieties of tea that have been harvested in placed like China and India since the 3rd century A.D.

Enjoyed by Emperors and backyard-bbq-goers alike, tea is for everyone! What's the best kind of tea? There's plenty of good tea out there and though the answer will vary person to person and region to region, have your voice heard below by voting for the best tea varieties that you think everyone should be sipping! Vote on your favorite tea flavors and the best tea to drink or add additional types of tea that aren't yet listed below!
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Green tea is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
Shizuoka Prefecture , Sichuan , Hunan
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English Breakfast Tea is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
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Chai Tea is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
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Earl Grey tea is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
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Oolong is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
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Jasmine Tea is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
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Mint Tea is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
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Darjeeling tea is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
Darjeeling district , Darjeeling
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Herbal tea is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
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Matcha Japanese Green Te... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
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Black Tea is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
LaChance added
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Spiced Tea is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
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Assam tea is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
Assam
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White tea is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
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Ceylon tea is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
Sri Lanka , Uva Province , Nuwara Eliya
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Rooibos Tea is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
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Chrysanthemum tea is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
Bozhou , Tongxiang , Chuzhou
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Yerba Mate is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
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Orange Pekoe is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
LaChance added
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Chamomile Tea is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
catherinew1 added
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Cinnamon Apple Spice is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
cinnnabunz added
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Sencha Japanese Green Te... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
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Gunpowder tea is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
Zhejiang
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Pu-erh tea is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
Yunnan
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Lapsang souchong is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
HenryRHarris added Wuyi Mountains