Brewing 101:    How to brew your favorite cup of tea

How to brew your favorite cup of tea
  • Preheat teapot or vessel with hot water.
  • Bring filtered or drinking water to correct temperature.
  • Black tea, Herbals, Rooibos 195-212° just below boiling
    Oolong Tea 203° just below boiling
    Green Tea 140° or very hot
    White Tea 185° or very hot

  • Measure 1 teaspoon of tea per 8 oz. cup. Place tea in brewing basket, infuser, or disposable tea infuser.
  • Dump warming water. Pour in tea water.
  • Place brew basket in tea pot.
  • Brew tea for recommended time.

  • Recommended Brewing Times for Different Teas

    Black tea, Herbals, Rooibos for 3-6 min.
    Oolong Tea for 3-4 min.
    Green Tea for 2-6 min.
    White Tea some at 2-3 min. Some white at 7-10 min.

    And for those who love iced tea - here is an easy recipe for Cold Brew Iced Tea