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Loose tea in tins- how long does it keep? Does loose tea in never-opened sealed tins expire?

prima | Jan 7, 201309:36 AM     11

I've got several tins of loose tea that have been in the pantry for at least a couple years, and some tins that have been in the pantry for more than 5 years. Does the tea expire or go stale, if the tin has never been opened? With tins that have been opened, how long is the tea still considered good enough to drink?

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