Tag: CTC Tea


5 essential things one should keep in mind while having a cup of tea

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5 essential things one should keep in mind while having a cup of tea

Tea lovers are always searching for new tea flavours to add to your tea collection. Wherever they go, they are on the lookout for a newer, more exotic flavour or an exclusive leaf from a particular garden. Whatever the colour, aroma or taste, tea comes from the same plant, the famed Camellia sinensis and the differences are based on the region of growth, temperature, soil […]

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Orthodox tea or CTC tea? Let’s explore some differences

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Orthodox tea or CTC tea? Let’s explore some differences

There are two main categories of teas and they are called orthodox tea and CTC tea. The orthodox tea is the type of tea that is prepared in an orthodox style and they are basically available in the loose leaf form. The processes that are involved in this tea are plucking, withering, then rolling, fermentation or oxidation and finally drying. CTC tea i.e. Crush, Tear […]

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