Updated: Jun 13
Tea making is an art, no less. The best way to get the most out of your cup of tea is to brew it correctly.
Most folk have a standard tea preparation practice - boil the tea with the water! However, this method will only make the tea bitter and experts suggest that it is not only inadvisable but unhealthy as well.
Tea must never be boiled, but brewed. Best to empty a spoon or two of tea in hot water and allow it to brew. Add sugar and milk, as required.
Tea must be brewed, in order to get the right flavour. By brewing tea in hot water, the essence of the leaves are easily captured. Boiling tea over a flame will only make it bitter to taste.