Chinese Green Tea

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Recipe by Sommer Clary

Do you love the tea that they serve at Chinese food restaurants? Here is the very simple recipe for hot green tea, just like they serve in China.

Top Review by ImPat

Positively loved this light refreshing tea. I used leaf tea and as I have an infuser style of pot I heated the pot with hot water, poured it out and then put the tea leaves in the infuser basket and poured over the boiling water and let it steep before drinking. Thank you Sommer Clary, made for Chinese Vietnamese New Year Tag game.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 4 cups cold water
  • 4 teaspoons green tea (or 4 tea bags)

Directions

  1. Bring water just to a boil. Remove from the heat.
  2. Put the tea leaves in a strainer and put in the water to steep (or add tea bags if you are using them instead). Steep for 3-5 minutes.
  3. Remove tea and serve immediately in a teapot.

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