Comparative Cupping: Pouchong vs. Ali Shan

Comparative Cupping: Pouchong vs. Ali Shan

Comparative cupping is one of the best ways to develop your palate and become familiar with the myriad of flavor profiles found in the tea world. Keep reading for a glimpse into the flavor profiles of two of our milder oolong teas.
December 07, 2020 — Sencha Tea Bar
How to Make Yellow Tea Like A Chinese Tea Master

How to Make Yellow Tea Like A Chinese Tea Master

Discover how to make yellow tea and learn more about this rare and indulgent beverage.
December 06, 2020 — Sencha Tea Bar
painted tea cup with lilacs

Polyphenols: Your Scientific Justification for Chocolate, Wine, and Tea

Experts argue that drinking a glass of red wine with dinner or munching on a few pieces of dark chocolate can help you live longer. Almost all of these studies point to polyphenols as the powerhouses behind these health benefits.
December 02, 2020 — Bridget Geraghty
Yellow Tea: The Underrated Hero

Yellow Tea: The Underrated Hero

You've heard of green and black tea, now get ready for the mysterious yellow tea! Read on and learn of the amazing benefits of this little known tea type!
November 30, 2020 — Sencha Tea Bar
Discover Assam Black Tea: The History Behind This Malty Favorite

Discover Assam Black Tea: The History Behind This Malty Favorite

Learn more about the tea that has its own time zone.
November 25, 2020 — Sencha Tea Bar
Black Tea and Intermittent Fasting

Black Tea and Intermittent Fasting

Intermittent fasting can be one of the easiest and most sustainable forms of dieting the most difficult part is discipline. Whether you are new to intermittent fasting or an old hand at it, tea can be an important player in successful weight loss. Read on to learn how!
November 25, 2020 — Sencha Tea Bar
How Is Tea Grown? The Story of Tea From Harvest to Cup

How Is Tea Grown? The Story of Tea From Harvest to Cup

There are thousands of different types of tea and hundreds of regions that produce the leaves, flowers, and spices that make their way into teacups. Learn exactly how tea is grown.
November 22, 2020 — Sencha Tea Bar
Loose leaf oolong in a white bowl

Tea 101: How To Brew Loose Leaf Tea

We've created this step-by-step guide to help you brew loose leaf tea.
November 20, 2020 — Sencha Tea Bar
A single cup of black tea sitting on table in a beam of light

Start Your Tea Journey: Making Tea Personal

There is an old Chinese proverb that states: ‘Even if one studies tea until old age, one can never know all of the possibilities’.  At Sencha, we feel that the exploration of tea is highly personal and we strive to be a guiding resource for everyone whether you are years into your Tea Journey or just starting down the path of discovery. Read more to discover how to start your own tea experience! 
November 18, 2020 — Sencha Tea Bar
The 21 Best Tea Blogs to Follow

The 21 Best Tea Blogs to Follow

From science-based information guides to unique culinary crafts using tea bags, there is a blog to guide your tea journey. Here, we’ve created a list of some of our favorite tea blogs.
November 14, 2020 — Sencha Tea Bar