Cold-Brewed Tips/

Q1: How to make a cold-brewed tea ?

Please use cold water, iced water or mineral water to brew tea.

Q2: What kind of tea can be cold-brewed ?

Tea which has been processed by boiling, frying or steaming such as green tea, oolong tea, black tea, Tieguanyin and so on, can be brewed with cold water because the tea leaves have been cooked.

Q3: What kind of tea can not be cold-brewed ?

Tea which has not been processed by boiling, frying or steaming is not suitable for cold-brewing. This includes: Floral tea, herbal tea, Chinese medicine, Cassia etc.

Q4: What is the best way to store cold-brewed tea ?

The best way to store cold-brewed tea is to place it in a refrigerator for 4-6 hours. Do not store it in the freezer.

Q5: How to make a delicious cold-brewed tea ?

1.Use cold water or iced water to brew tea. (It takes longer to brew tea with iced water).

2.Tea leaves which come in stripped form such as green tea, Long-Jin tea, black tea or Bao Jong tea should be brewed in the refrigerator for at least 4 hours.

3.Tea with semi-spherical tea leaves such as Oolong and Tieguanyin should be brewed in the refrigerator for at least 6 hours.

Q6: How long can you store cold-brewed tea ?

Refrigerated tea will retain its quality for about a week. If the tea is jostled in a car, or jostled from walking or running for 6 hours or more, the tea will lose its quality.