Great article for a tea lover such as myself. Thanks for sharing! ~ Preston Byrd

Late Blooming Entrepreneurs

Ten years ago, Eddy Antoine moved to the Tampa, Florida area to retire. Once he got there, his life took a different direction.

As this article in the Tampa Tribune explains, “his effort to find something interesting to do turned into a one-person endeavor to bring the world something new to drink.”

Today, the 64-year-old Antoine is the founder and president of Complex Beverage, whose primary product is Lettuce Tea. This news release describes the drink is an “all-natural, low sugar, low-calorie functional tea beverage endowed with lettuce extract attributes and vitamins, and brewed with the finest green and black tea components.”

Previously, Antoine had a 30-year corporate career in retail product development. It took him four years to fully develop his concept of Lettuce Tea, which comes in four flavors (mango, strawberry, exotic apricot and pomegranate) and has 50 calories per serving.

So why create a tea derived…

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