It’s Tea Time: Pirates, Polyphenols, And A Proper Cuppa

0 Votes | Vote Up This Episode!
This week Gastropod tells the story of two countries and their shared obsession with a plant Camellia sinensis otherwise known as the tea bush The Chinese domesticated tea over thousands of years but they lost their near monopoly on international trade when a Scottish botanist disguised as a Chinese nobleman smuggled it out of China in More The post It s Tea Time Pirates Polyphenols and a Proper Cuppa appeared first on Gastropod Click here to visit this podcast episode