Tea tips

Here are some useful bits of knowledge that will help make your next cup of tea a great one.

How to store tea so it stays fresh

How to store tea so it stays fresh

An important part of making a great cup of tea is the freshness of the tea leaf. Like all plants, the tea leaf’s chemical properties change with age. The fresher it is, the better the flavor and the more nutritious it will be. Knowing how to store tea is an...

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How to get the right water temperature for tea

How to get the right water temperature for tea

This is one of the most popular questions we hear. Getting the right water temperature for tea can be a bit intimidating. The package says ‘heat water to 200°F’, but my stovetop doesn’t have a temperature setting. Do I need to get out a thermometer...

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Tea brewing temperatures

Tea brewing temperatures

To get a great cup of tea, it’s important to know the tea brewing temperatures. Each type of tea requires a different temperature to brew it properly. If it’s too hot – you’ll scorch the leaves. Too cold and you won’t get their full...

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