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Senior tea lovers are obsessed with sweet aftertaste, but what does sweet aftertaste mean exactly?

Senior tea lovers are obsessed with sweet aftertaste, but what does sweet aftertaste mean exactly?
Take a sip of tea, don't swallow it, stay in the mouth for a few seconds, and feel the sweetness or mellowness of the tea soup.

When making tea, how many grams of tea leaves should be right ?

When making tea, how many grams of tea leaves should be right ?

When we first start making tea, we always have a problem: how many grams of this tea should be just right? In this case, we usually take the tea master's suggestion as the standard. For example, there is a popular and easy rule to remember "three, four, seven, eight". With normal size Gaiwan and about 110 ml water for brewing, the amount of tea is 3 grams for green tea, 4 grams for black tea, 7 to 8 grams for all oolong tea such as rock tea, and 8 grams for black tea such as ripe tea. The suggestion of...


“Shang Tou Fa” , “Xia Tou Fa” and “Zhong Tou Fa”, Do you understand them? And Which teas are suitable for them?

“Shang Tou Fa” ,  “Xia Tou Fa” and “Zhong Tou Fa”,  Do you understand them? And Which teas are suitable for them?

In the daily introduction of green tea, you always can see such warm tips:

"Shang Tou Fa is recommended, lower water temperature, 85 ℃ is advisable, you can better experience the fresh sweet taste."

But often you just remember the tips at that moment, and get confused when brewing tea.

Shang Tou Fa or Xia Tou Fa?

Don’t worry, after reading this article and understand the reasons, you won’t hesitate when brewing green tea.


Know how to use a knife and fork, how can we know nothing about tea etiquette?

Know how to use a knife and fork, how can we know nothing about tea etiquette?

Eat Western food, it is nothing new.  In addition to the increasing number of western restaurants in the streets and lanes, there are a large number of film and television dramas often interspersed with male and female protagonists to eat steaks and seafood.  Suitable what to wear at dinner? How to use the knife and fork?  What kind of wine is used to match each dish? ...... A series of questions, even without special training, we can say a rough in the subtle.  In contrast, the scene of drinking tea is rare.  In addition to drinking in a few areas,...


Why is the tea you brewing so bitter and astringent?

Why is the tea you brewing so bitter and astringent?

In the impression of many people, tea is bitter and not good to drink. Or, the same is tea, why is it good taste to drink tea in the shop? You are brewing at home but not having that taste? Many people, have not to the taste of the tea rich taste that gave it up, really a pity. In fact, it is not difficult to brew a cup of tea that is not bitter and astringent. Newcomers just need to grasp the two aspects of tea and water.   Tea, pay attention to two aspects of tea quality and...

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