What Color Do You Want Your Tea to Be?

On its way to becoming the drink of the moment, tea is being served alongside the Cristal at VIP events in Hollywood, and hip tea shops, like Teany, owned by techno star Moby, are destination spots. Reports of health benefits are also sparking interest in the brew. But which tea will suit your needs and tastes? Below, a primer:

BLACK TEA accounts for 90% of tea consumed in the U.S. and has been linked with many heart-health benefits. Studies suggest that drinking it appears to improve blood-vessel functioning in those with coronary heart disease and reverse atherosclerosis, which can lead to...

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