Tea is a gentle, quiet beverage. Maybe that’s why Teas are at the end of the day, so that the drinker can relax and unwind. The way tea is made is a slow affair. Done correctly, you need to bring the water to a boil, pour it over the loose leaves, and let the leaves steep for several minutes. You cannot help but chill out while you wait.
Since you are required to slow down to make a cuppa, you might as well make an art form out of it. Oh, wait, that’s already been done:
Okay, so maybe you don’t want to slow down that much. Here is a another way to make it: How to Make the Perfect Cup of Tea
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