Uncle Iroh's Tea Shop

Tea Type Varieties Flavor Benefits
Black Tea
  • Assam
  • Earl Grey
  • English Breakfast
Malty, full-bodied, strong Black tea has the highest caffeine content. Studies have shown that black tea may protect lungs from damage caused by exposure to cigarette smoke. It also may reduce the risk of stroke.
Green Tea
  • Matcha
  • Sencha
  • Dragonwell
Vegetal/grassy, earthy, bright Green tea's antioxidants may interfere with the growth of bladder, breast, lung, stomach, pancreatic, and colorectal cancers; prevent clogging of the arteries, burn fat, counteract oxidative stress on the brain, reduce risk of neurological disorders like Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases, reduce risk of stroke, and improve cholesterol levels.
White Tea
  • Silver Needle
  • White Peony
Floral, delicate, fruity One study showed that white tea has the most potent anticancer properties compared to more processed teas.
Oolong Tea
  • Ti Kuan Yin
  • Dan Cong
Ranges from light and fragrant to dark and full-bodied depending on the oxidation level In an animal study, those given antioxidants from oolong tea were found to have lower bad cholesterol levels.
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