A tea bag is a non-perishable food item.
Tea bags can be eaten, providing the player with some positive and negative effects. As it is non-perishable, a tea bag will never go stale or rotten. Tea bags are more effective when used in making a hot cuppa or hot drink, as all negative effects are removed.
A tea bag is a cooking ingredient.
Tea bags can be found in kitchen counters.
From items_food.txt (Project Zomboid directory/media/scripts/)
DisplayCategory = Food,
Weight = 0.1,
Type = Food,
HungerChange = -5,
UnhappyChange = 10,
ThirstChange = 10,
FatigueChange = -15,
DisplayName = Tea Bag,
Icon = Teabag,
EvolvedRecipe = HotDrink:5;HotDrinkRed:5;HotDrinkWhite:5;HotDrinkSpiffo:5;HotDrinkTea:5,
FoodType = Tea,
EvolvedRecipeName = Tea,
WorldStaticModel = TeaBag,