Tea is one of the most popular drinks in the world. Most tea lovers, especially the Chinese prefer to drink tea in the heat because they believe it has a cooling effect in their body.
People drink tea for the rich aroma, health benefits, or its ability to help you lose weight. Tea has zero calories but it can diminish your appetite.
Just like any other drinks, some types of tea can be quite expensive. The following are the world’s five most expensive teas.
5. Yellow Gold Tea Buds
Yellow Gold Tea Buds costs only $105.71/50 grams and sold in the sci-fi city-nation of Singapore.
The tea leaves are painted with 24 carats gold which is quite edible. Do not be afraid to consume a small amount of gold flakes, it is not detrimental to your health.
This tea can only be found on one particular mountain and harvested only one day a year. The harvest is done with special scissors (golden scissors) from the topmost part of the tea tree.