Tea store & Tea House Amsterdam
Moychay tea shop & tea house offers a wide variety of teas from different regions and cultures, each with its own unique taste and properties. Exploring different types of tea can be a fun and flavorful way to expand your palate and experience the many benefits of tea drinking.
Loose leaf tea
Here's an overview of some of the different types of loose tea you will find in our speciality tea store:
Green tea is made from unfermented tea leaves and has a delicate, grassy flavor. It's high in antioxidants and has been shown to have a variety of health benefits, including reducing the risk of heart disease, improving brain function, and promoting weight loss.
Black tea is made from fully fermented tea leaves and has a bold, robust flavor. It contains flavonoids and other antioxidants that can help reduce the risk of heart disease and stroke, and may also help lower blood pressure.
Hei Cha, also known as dark tea, is a category of fermented tea that is produced in China. It has a earthy flavor and is often aged to develop more complex flavors. Hei Cha contains probiotics that can help support gut health, and may also have anti-inflammatory properties.
Oolong tea is partially fermented, giving it a unique flavor that falls somewhere between green and black tea. It contains antioxidants and has been shown to help lower cholesterol, reduce the risk of heart disease, and improve bone density.
Pu-erh tea is a type of fermented tea from China. In our tea store you can find Shu and Sheng pu-erh. Shu pu-erh has a rich, earthy flavor while Sheng pu-erh has more grassy, fresh flavour. Pu-erh teas have numerous health benefits, including lowering cholesterol levels, reducing the risk of heart disease and stroke, and aiding in weight loss.
White tea is made from young tea leaves and buds that are minimally processed, giving it a delicate, slightly sweet flavor. It contains high levels of antioxidants and may have anti-aging properties.
Overall, different types of teas can offer a range of health benefits depending on their unique properties. Whether you prefer the bold flavor of black tea or the delicate taste of white tea, there's a tea out there for everyone to enjoy while also potentially improving their health.