History of Tea – Ancient China

By |2018-04-20T00:09:43+00:00June 23rd, 2017|China, Food|

Harvesting tea in China Wild tea bushes grew in southern China, where people first began in the Stone Age to make tea by drying tea leaves and then steeping them in hot water. By about 2000 BC, even before they were farming wheat, people in southern China were growing tea bushes on farms. [...]