Friday, April 5, 2013

Tea Etiquette 101

Tea should not be drunk too cold. There are several reasons for this. The main one which is that tea must not be made too strong. The intensity of a strong brew is not its real, natural flavor but a chemical reaction. By the same reckoning, do not be tempted to put too many leaves in a pot,

As the Tea cools, Vitamin A and B will vanish, to be replaced by tannin, a strong chemical that will eat away at your stomach walls. Next time you are tempted to gulp a glass of cold Tea, choose a cup of warm Green Tea instead. It will lift your thirst better.