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Now Brewing Hot: Brazilian Coffee

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By Philip Sherman

When we think of the best coffee, we primarily think of Brazilian coffee. This is because Brazil produces some of the world's best coffee and has done so for the past 150 years! It all started in 1727 in Pará, Brazil, when Francisco de Melo Palheta planted the first tree. With coffee production starting in Pará, it arrived in Rio de Janeiro gradually by 1770.

Initially, it was planted just for the sole consumption of Brazil. All things changed in the 19th century when Europe and America started demanding more of this Brazilian coffee. So by 1820, plantations started to take root in the Brazilian regions of Mina Gerais, São Paulo, and Rio de Janeiro---by then, the country was producing 20% of the world's coffee. When 1830 came, coffee was the largest export of Brazil, which was already 30% of the world's production!

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Health Benefits Of Tea That Change The Drink

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By Terri J Mills

The wonders of tea come in many different ways. There are tons of health benefits to the drink and since it's a part of some people's evening and mornings it becomes something that has a larger effect. People breathe their own life into these things and it's the reason why tea is noticed as a healthy snack. This means that among the many health benefits of tea there is somewhat of a hidden idea that attitude matters and that with scientific proof, there is an increase in awareness for people who drink tea and it just keeps increasing.

Tea is known to have antioxidants that are lending themselves to the rejuvenation of the body and the mind. When a person has some tea, whether it is rooibos tea, green tea, vanilla tea, white tea, or the wonderful black tea, they will always have that continue enjoyment after it has been consumed and most often when it is being consumed. The minerals and collaboration work together to create some of the leading cures that scientist are still baffled by but are beginning to understand its root.

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