Drinks The Best Kinds of Tea  

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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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161 52
Earl Grey tea is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea

2
125 37
Oolong is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea

3
160 58
English Breakfast Tea is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea

4
177 72
Green tea is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
Shizuoka Prefecture , Sichuan , Hunan

5
139 57
Mint Tea is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea

6
129 56
Chai Tea is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea

7
114 52
Jasmine Tea is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea

8
62 20
Black Tea is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
LaChance added

9
81 38
Darjeeling tea is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
Darjeeling district , Darjeeling

10
85 40
Herbal tea is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea

11
97 42
White tea is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea

12
57 33
Spiced Tea is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea

13
75 50
Matcha Japanese Green Tea is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea

14
84 48
Rooibos Tea is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea

15
38 20
Orange Pekoe is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
LaChance added

16
46 30
Ceylon tea is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
Sri Lanka , Uva Province , Nuwara Eliya

17
46 36
Assam tea is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
Assam

18
21 5
Chamomile Tea is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
catherinew1 added

19
19 8
Cinnamon Apple Spice - Celesti... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea

20
45 44
Yerba Mate is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea

21
32 27
Dragon Well Tea is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea

22
33 32
Pu-erh tea is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
Yunnan

23
31 30
Sencha Japanese Green Tea is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea

24
26 31
Chrysanthemum tea is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
Bozhou , Tongxiang , Chuzhou

25
29 36
Gunpowder tea is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Kinds of Tea
Zhejiang