The tea Bush, which produces white tea, grows in the mountains of China’s Fujian province at an altitude of 1000 meters. White tea in China drank at the court of the Emperor, and since that time him its fame as the “elixir of life”. According to one legend, the Chinese Emperor was sitting under a tree with a bowl of boiled water in which the leaf fell from the tree. Eating the infusion, the Emperor admired his taste, so began the history of white tea.
White tea is divided into several types. The most valuable of them are “White peony (Pai Mu tan) and “Silver needle (Yin Zhen).
For the manufacture of the best grades of white tea used tea buds and one or two upper leaves of the tea Bush. Collect them only twice a year, first in April and again in September. In this collection takes place exclusively in the early morning, namely, from 5 to 9 hours. And, not to spoil the exquisite fragrance of tea, the workers on the plantations are forbidden to drink before work the garlic, onions, and various Continue reading
Tea. To make the drink of tea it is recommended to use porcelain teapots.
The rules of brewing tea. Porcelain teapot rinsed with boiling water, heating it, and then put a dry tea at a rate for a certain number of cups, pour boiling water for about 1/3 of the volume of the kettle, close the lid, cover with a towel, allow the tea to steep for 5-10min. Then poured a kettle of boiling water. Green brick tea before brewing is ground.
Do not boil tea or long hold on the stove, you cannot add the dry tea is brewed.
Brewed tea has the taste and aroma for hours.
Brewed tea. To tea can offer a wide range of confectionery and bakery products: candy, chocolate, gingerbread, cakes, cookies, pies, etc. When serving the Cup of tea is put in the Cup holder and the Cup is on a saucer, on which put a teaspoon. Continue reading
Cocoa is a delicious and healthy drink
Many of us in childhood were drinking a delicious and nutritious beverage – cocoa. Ah, the taste and aroma! But for many cocoa and left with a carefree childhood. But it is very very useful. But it is important to choose correctly and to prepare correctly.
What is it?
Where does this brown powder? It is worth noting that coffee with nothing in common, he has not. This unique fruit ripens on the trees, which grow only in a few countries of the world: Malaysia, Ecuador, Indonesia, Ghana, Cameroon, Brazil, Venezuela and côte d’ivoire.
The fruit itself looks like a big pod, inside it are the seeds. It is from these seeds by grinding the cocoa powder, familiar to almost everyone.
In General, we can distinguish three types of cocoa:
Industrial production. The fruits are grown using fertilizers.
Organic industrial. In this case, the cocoa is grown in unnatural conditions, but without the use of fertilizers.
Finally, all natural. It is considered the most valuable and, Continue reading