Some believe there is an art to brewing tea. The herbs, time and temperature all have to be right to produce the perfect cup. We also believe you can take certain steps to make sure your tea is done right. Below are some tips to make sure your tea is a stress reliever and not subpar.
Keep the temperature between 175-212 degrees. Herbal team should be brewed at the hottest temperature, which is recommended to be brewed at 208 degrees. The best way to ensure a specific temperature is to purchase a hot water dispenser that shows you how hot the water is. The more oxidized a tea is, the more stable it will be. If the water is not hot enough, the tea may taste weak and lacking in depth.
For hot tea, use 1-1.5 teaspoons of tea. If you like stronger flavor, add more. Fore iced tea, the amount of tea used should be doubled to infuse more flavors.
How long should you steep your tea? As water temperature plays a significant role in the brewing the perfect cup of tea, the time the blend is steeped is also important. Steep time varies depending on the type of tea, but average time is usually between 2.5 and 5 minutes.
Make sure the water used is of high quality. The quality of water used is almost as important as the quality of the tea leaves.
These tips will help you brew the perfect cup of tea. Pennie’s Tea is your best choice, as the tea is affordable and can help with stress relief and healthier living. Try Pennie’s tea featured products this month, which consist of Dream Tea, At Ease Tea and Love Your Life. Pennie’s Tea products also make great gifts for Mother’s Day. Visit our shop to look for the best deals on the market.