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.
Chinese tea is made according to traditional and ancient methods - read our short guide and photo gallery about how Chinese tea is made.
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.
Tea isn't just for drinking - here's a few other ways you can use your tea after it's been brewed.