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What Burning Green Tea Does

What Burning Green Tea Does

Green Tea is Sensitive to Heating Why is 80°C ideal for green tea? If you've ever steeped a green tea in water hotter than that, you likely tasted why. You see, the tea you buy in stores isn't fully shelf-stable. It's an active food & reacts to its environment....

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Simple Iced Tea

Simple Iced Tea

It’s Hot Outside Summer arrived furiously here in Boston. We’ve had a heat wave for a while now, with its only pause when I was out in Colorado. The heat followed me out West, and returned with me to Boston. Lovely. When the heat is this excessive we look to familiar...

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Withering Experiment

Today I’ll experiment with leaf withering. It will look nothing like this picture, especially since I don’t have a withering trough. I’m in Boston not India, so I’ll try it on the stove top in my kitchen. We’ll see how this black tea turns out once I’ve crafted it....

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