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Originally Posted by BigPecsPeter View Post
Yeah, that quote is not the full story on tea. There are an enormous variety of teas in existence, with all kinds of compounds in varying quantities. Many teas contain virtually no theanine at all.

Also, note the quote says "tends to". That's not the same as saying "tea never has the stimulating effects of caffeine". Whatever the case, there's a lot more to be said for 'tea' as a stimulant.
Well, most teas have fair amount of theanine (hence the name tea).

But really, who uses tea as stimulant?
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