Do you know how to pick the perfect green tea? Jake @ Zen’s Tea House explains how to pick green tea. This video was recorded at the Araksa tea plantation. Pick the close leaf for the flavor. Pick the the open leaf for the color Pick the stem for the caffeine. More stem means more caffeine. Tea lovers know that the color, flavor and caffeine is important but few know what goes behind the picking of the green tea leaf camellia sinensis. Organic Tea Gardens are beautiful and filled with people who are passionate about the land they live, work, and share. To learn more about what Zen’s Tea House & its mission of helping people through the power of tea.