Tea 101

Beginner’s Guide to Tea

There’s a whole lot more to tea than what’s in the aisle at the grocery store. Whether you’re just getting started or a seasoned sipper, this page is designed to be a resource of tea knowledge.

Tea Basics

All tea comes from an amazing evergreen plant called Camellia Sinensis. How the leaves are processed determine the type that it becomes.

The Types of Tea

Curious about the different categories of tea? I don’t have a favorite one because they all have something different to offer. There are a wide range of tastes and flavors to explore within each of them.

Take It To The Next Level

If you’re brewing loose leaf tea on the regular but you’d like to dig in more, these posts are for you. Tea can be as simple or as complicated as you want to make it.


Sometimes things go wrong and that is OK! Experience is how we learn, especially when it comes to tea. These posts might help if you’re having a hard time.

Is there something you’d like to know more about but don’t see here? Email me at nicole@teaformplease.com!