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Why earl grey tea is called earl grey?

Earl Grey tea is named after Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey, who was the prime minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 1830 to 1834. The story is that 2nd Earl Grey received a diplomatic gift… Full Answer

Is there anything toxic about earl grey tea?

There's something toxic about just about anything, if you eat/drink/breathe enough of it. Bergamol, the substance that makes Earl Grey tea Earl Grey tea instead of just tea, is mildly toxic to humans in large quantities. Full Answer

Who invented earl gray tea?

As the legend has it, it was first invented by a fair Chineseman. One day a man named Earl Grey was in China when he found a boy who was being swept away by a river. Mr.Grey ordered his men… Full Answer