Perfect Cup of Tea

TOTAL TIME: 7 min
Prep: 5 min
Inactive Prep: --
Cook: 2 min
YIELD: 4 servings
LEVEL: Easy

ingredients

  • 4 heaping teaspoons loose tea
  • 4 cups water
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Directions

Place loose tea leaves into a warmed tea kettle. Pour heated water over loose tea leaves. Let steep. Strain tea and serve.

Notes

*Note: For Oolong and Green tea, water should simmer at 200 degrees F. and 180 degrees F.
*For Irish and English tea bring water to a full boil.
*Black tea should soak for 3 to 5 minutes. Oolong tea should soak for 4 to 7 minutes. Green Tea should soak for 2 to 3 minutes.

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