Help make Alexa smarter on Alexa Answers. Sign in with Amazon

Food

When was tea discovered?


The history of tea dates back to ancient China, almost 5,000 years ago. According to legend, in 2732 B.C. Emperor Shen Nung discovered tea when leaves from a wild tree blew into his pot of boiling water. He was immediately interested in the pleasant scent of the resulting brew, and drank some.

{{ relativeTimeResolver(1578452980421) }}

LIVE
Points points 132
Rating 0

Similar Questions
Sign in to view all similar questions

Join Alexa Answers

Help make Alexa smarter and share your knowledge with the world

LEARN MORE