I just bought some white tea, how much do

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Apr 26th, '08, 10:08
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I just bought some white tea, how much do

by Tracey1970 » Apr 26th, '08, 10:08

I use to make a mug's worth of tea....? :?

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by Wesli » Apr 26th, '08, 14:40

That's a good question, and it really depends. You're going to want to experiment and find what's best for you. You can try starting with my method of 180°f water, 5-minute steep time. In my mind, I'm imagining a standard coffee-mug. For that, I would 1-2 tablespoons of tea. If it turns out too light, add more leaf.

Good luck!

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by Chip » Apr 26th, '08, 18:25

I am locking this topic...since Tracy started a very similar topic here as well. Wes, if you could add your post to that topic...please...thanx!