Sugar in sweet tea buffers the caffeine? I cant feel any caffeine when drink sweet tea.?
- deniseLv 72 months ago
Sorry, it does not work that way!
- ckngbbblsLv 72 months ago
I feel it just fine in sweet tea or sweetened coffee.
- Anonymous2 months ago
You won't “feel” caffeine in tea. Tea contains very little caffeine. If caffeine is present, adding something else, like sugar, won't have any effect.
I'm afraid that it's become fashionable to be affected by caffeine. This is something that was unknown maybe twenty years ago. Certainly, drinking coffee immediately before bed can make it difficult for some people to sleep but this silly idea that a person can immediately feel the effects of the tiny amount of caffeine in a beverage is nonsense.
- 2 months ago
Sugar blocks caffeine
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- ArimatthewdaviesLv 72 months ago
That's because there isn't a lot of caffeine in tea there is 26 mg of caffeine per 8 oz of tea. Verses about 200 mg of caffeine for the same amount of coffee. If you're drinking tea to get caffeine it's not going to work half as good as just having a cup of coffee
- David B.Lv 72 months ago
No, it doesn't. Some may choose to also add sugar, lemon, or other sweeteners before drinking. However, this doesn't change the caffeine content by much since these ingredients would only add slightly more volume to the drink