Introduction: How to Prepare Green Tea

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Green Tea is used as traditional medicine in Asian countries like India and China. Green Tea leaves do not undergo the processing involved in normal tea but mostly rolled and dried before curling

This instructable will guide you on how to prepare Green Tea at home

Step 1: Green Tea Leaves and Tea Pot for Making Green Tea

Packed Green Tea can be bought from the market. There are so many grades of Green Tea available and it is very difficult to explain each one of them here.Buy whatever best quality available near you

The Green Tea making equipment consists of a large pot with another small pot with holes placed inside, acting as a filter. A lid is used to cover the pot while brewing

We can make about 3 cups of Green tea in our tea pot

Step 2: Boil Water

  • Boil about 3 cups of water in a pan
  • Lightly crush a small piece of dried ginger and add to the boiling water
  • Also add a small stick of Cinnamon and few mint leaves to the water

Step 3: Brew Green Tea

  • Place the inner pot inside the brewer and add 3 teaspoons of Green tea leaves in it
  • Pour the boiling water over the green tea leaves and close the lid
  • Keep the lid closed for about 2 minutes

Step 4: Pour Green Tea in Cups

  • After two minutes remove the lid and take out the inner pot
  • The brewed Green tea is stored in the larger pot which you can pour in 3 tea cups

Step 5: Add Honey and Serve

  • Add one or two teaspoons of honey as per your taste
  • Stir well as the honey will normally settles down and will not get mixed

Serve hot and enjoy your Green tea

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