As well as taste, savour tea involves all the other senses too. The many qualities of this drink mean it is worthwhile lingering on our sensory perceptions. Drinking tea requires creating the ideal conditions and paying close attention to our experience.
Preparing and savour tea
To enjoy a successful tasting, we must take care when preparing tea in order to appreciate its many qualities and subtleties. The quality of the water, the quantity of tea, the steeping time and temperature are all key factors for a successful brew.
Describing your impressions is an essential part of tea tasting. Identifying and knowing how to describe your sensations is a key factor in learning the art of tea tasting.
Discover the special terminology of the tea sommelier!