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50 Foods #30: Tea

Origin:ย China
Date:ย From the 17th century onward
Type:ย Oriental fusion

ย ่Œถ

It was first used as a medicinal drink in Southwest China, but the origin of tea is sometimes debated with a blend of myth. The Chinese have their legend when Emperor Shen Nong accidentally discovered tea in 2737 B.C.E. and the Indians have their legend of Prince Bodhi-Dharma discovering tea.

But the way the British consume tea, one would think that they discovered it. ๐Ÿ˜‰

Would I eat it?:ย I am tea’s least favorite fan.ย 

A person pouring tea from a teapot into a glass on a wooden coaster