The Knowledge (All About Tea)

Types of Chinese tea

Chinese tea has hundreds of different varieties, depending on the type of plant, location and processing method. Take a look at our introduction to Chinese oolong, yan cha, scented teas, green teas and red teas.

How is Chinese tea made?

Chinese tea is made according to traditional and ancient methods - read our short guide and photo gallery about how Chinese tea is made.

What is Chinese tea?

All tea is made from the Camellia Sinensis plant - Chinese tea is any tea grown and processed in the traditional Chinese way. Find out more here.

Other uses for tea

Tea isn't just for drinking - here's a few other ways you can use your tea after it's been brewed.