Is Bottled Tea Actually Healthy?

You can't turn the aisle in the supermarket these days without running headlong into an endcap stocked with bottles of RTD (ready-to-drink) green tea.  Bottled tea is a $2.2 billion consumer market. As the popularity of these beverages continues to skyrocket, my customers ask if they are really getting the health benefits they expect. The…

What Causes Tea to Cloud?

Most of the world continues to be baffled by America’s fascination with iced tea. We drink 80% of our tea poured over ice and, for over a half-century, we have expected this ubiquitous beverage to be “a crisp, clear tea that’s never cloudy,” as first advertised in 1971 by Nestea Instant Iced Tea. While we…