Do Tea Bags Expire?

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Even when they are properly stored, tea bags do have a shelf life. They will not harm you if you happen to drink some that is past it's expiration date, but to keep tea tasting it's best it should be used between 6 months and 2 years.
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If the tea has been dry the whole time it shouldn't have anything wrong with it for awhile, it may be a little weaker though. Too long after the expired date and it will turn to powder
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