It is well known to tea enthusiasts that choosing the right tea-ware is as much important, if not more, as choosing the right tea leaves. Rituals to perfectly blend tea and water have been continuing since ages, which has now become a tradition depending on which country the ritual originated in. Here are a few traditional tea-wares from around the world:
Whether you prefer your tea black, or with a ton of extra goodies mixed in, you still need a cool tea cup/mug in which to enjoy your preferred beverage. We’ve compiled a solid list of the coolest tea cups/mugs out there, and even included a few coffee mugs for those of you that prefer a little more caffeine in your morning beverage. Continue Reading
Every tea drinker likes their tea brewed a certain way – something that they have mastered or mostly, what is convenient to them. But to enjoy a great tea, or to increase the pleasure of tea time, it can be fun to experiment with different brewing methods. Basic requirements for this experiment – good quality loose leaf tea, tea cups, and fresh water. Guide to the perfect cup of tea.
The tea brewing techniques are as varied as the types of tea. The opinion on the ‘best method’ for brewing tea differs from person to person. From yixing pots to gaiwan, to using different types of pots and kettles. The most modern technique and fuss free way of brewing tea, is by using The French Press. Continue Reading