World’s Oldest Tea Discovered In An Ancient Chinese Emperor’s Tomb

dc-Cover-p5d7f4nab2eivv9s35b3luiee6-20160129083843.Medinews5s5454fs54fsA Chinese document from 59 B.C. refers to a drink that might be tea, but scholars cannot be certain. Now, a new analysis proves that plant remains found in tombs 2,100 years old – about 100 years before that document – definitely are tea, the oldest physical evidence for the drink.