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Types of Coffee Grinders

Types of coffee grinders aren't that varied, and most models will be one of two basic types: blade or burr. Though the styles and features may change, you'll still have these 2 types to choose from. Blade Grinders This type of coffee grinder has a metal blade that spins and chops up the beans, much like a blender or food processor would work. Inexpensive grinders are usually this type, and they are considered to be somewhat poorer in quality to the burr grinders.

Loose Leaf vs Bag Tea

What is the difference between Loose Tea and Bagged Teas? Is there a difference? Does it matter?  Well, all true tea is from the Camilla Sinensis plant.  But the similarities pretty much end there.  The grocery store may be the most common place to pick up a bag of tea but it is not the place to begin if you truly want to enjoy a pot of amazing Tea.  True- some specialty stores do carry whole leaf teas in pre-bagged form- but this is not the norm, especially in mainstream grocery stores.  There are also Tea Bags, made of filter paper or silk available that can be used to put Loose Tea in.

Health Benefits of Tea | Ellie's Tea Room

Tea has some amazing benefits. Sharing a cup of Hot Tea on a chilly day chatting with friends is an amazing bonding and social tool. Tea also has some fantastic health benefits. Tea contains caffeine, but less than Coffee Need something to get moving in the morning but coffee is just too much? Try tea. Tea has about 1/3 the caffeine typically found in coffee. Tea may reduce your risk of heart attack and stroke. Potentially deadly blood clots formed from cholesterol and blood platelets often cause heart attacks and strokes. Drinking tea may help keep your arteries healthy and blood flowing smoothly. Tea is a zero calorie beverage and fat free. Tea doesn't have any calories, unless you add sweetener or milk, yet is has a great flavor. What is not to love?