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Tea Preparation

There is no universal method of preparation of tea. It is therefore essential to know exactly the right way to prepare for that type of tea. to be the correct taste and make the most of its properties.

General rule: do not use metal utensils.
Always use as reference the following table:

Tea type
Water temperature (in Celsius degrees)
Infusion time
Oolong tea
95 degrees
1-9 minutes
Black tea
95 degrees
3-5 minutes
Green tea
70 degrees
1-2 minutes
White tea
85 degrees
4-15 minutes

We present below how to prepare each type of tea.

Oolong tea / Black tea

To prepare the tea, always boil the water, using fresh cold water. After boiling, put the tea in water (about 2 grams) and pour water over the leaves.

Black tea: Depending on the desired taste, allow the tea in water for 3 to 5 minutes.

Oolong tea: Leave the tea leaves into the water for 30-60 seconds to 9 minutes, if you want a stronger tea. Then remove the tea leaves, which can be reused for making multiple infusions, each with its own charm.

Green tea / White tea
When green tea or white tea, do not use boiling water because it will "burn" destroying the tea leaves and flavor, resulting in a bitter tea.

Green tea: Leave the tea leaves into water only 1 to 2 minutes.

White tea: Tea leaves can stand in the water from 4 to 15 minutes, with leaves completely immersed in water. If the taste is not the one you want, then you can adjust the time.

 
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