The True Story behind England’s Tea Obsession

I love stories like this:

While it’s fairly common knowledge that Westerners have China to thank for the original cultivation of the tannic brew, it’s far less known that it was the Portuguese who inspired its popularity in England – in particular, one Portuguese woman.

http://www.bbc.com/travel/story/20170823-the-true-story-behind-englands-tea-obsession

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