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Should I preheat the cup before pouring tea water?

2017-03-27 08:06 #0 by: Niklas

Does it matter to the taste if I preheat the cup before I pour hot water into my tea?

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2017-03-27 08:24 #1 by: Tealover

Yes it does. Since the temperature of the water mattes when you make the tea, pree heating the cup is a good idea. Or else the temperature will drop too quickly

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2017-03-27 08:32 #2 by: Niklas

Okay, is pouring hot water into the cup the best/easiest way to preheat it or are there other ways? What if you have several guests?

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2017-03-27 08:47 #3 by: Tealover

Yes it normally is.

If I have several guests, I normally pour hot water in the teapot first and then pour the hot water from the teapot to the cups. In that way both get heated.

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2017-03-27 09:36 #4 by: Niklas

Ah, clever.

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