Everyone has their own superstitions when it comes to making the perfect cup of tea. Should you put the milk first or should you add the water? Should you stir the bag or leave it to float? The biggest question, how long should you brew the bag for?
This cute little infographic from Utility Journal sets out to standardize the amount of time each tea should be brewed for. White tea should leave the cup first with just 1-2 minutes brewing time where as the perfect black tea should brew for 2-3 minutes.
The longest brew time comes from herbal teas which take 3-6 to properly infuse during brewing.
Suppose the size of your Thanksgiving or Christmas turkey is a bit too much for your family. In that case, you can always remove the wings and save them to make crispy baked turkey wings a couple of days later.
There's nothing more perfect than bringing home a freshly-baked baguette from the boulangerie. But, there's also nothing worse than waking up to a stale baguette for breakfast. Here are a few tips to avoid disappointment.
Pome fruits have a high pectin content and tend to be quite acidic. These characteristics make pome fruits well suited to jams and jellies and also make them well suited to flavourful vinegars and alcoholic drinks.