Love tea? You’ve come to the right place! This introductory video explores the essential categories of tea, where tea comes from, how tea is made, and fundamental brewing principles. Welcome to Tea also establishes a base for the Being Tea program as a whole, rooted in sensory exploration and hands-on tea practice. Thanks for watching!

Original airdate: Jul 2018.

Suggested Materials:

4 loose leaf teas of your choice: green, white, oolong, black, and preferably unflavored
4 tea pots or mugs with an infuser basket
4 mugs or pitchers to decant brewed tea into after steeping.
Electric kettle + 1.5L (50oz) water
Gram scale or tea scoop
Digital timer
Small tasting cup!