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How to Make Tea

Learning how to make tea is highly useful if you want to have a successful tea party or if you simply wish to enjoy a cup of tea made the right way. In this video Peter Oakley takes you through the complete tea-making process from start to finish. Learn how to make a pot or cup of tea which tastes exactly as tea should taste.

A large part of teatime is the ceremony aspect of brewing and serving tea. Of course you could just dump a teabag in a chipped old mug and throw some boiling water and milk in there, but that is not the daintiest way of doing things! Teatime is more enjoyable if you take the time to make a good pot of tea and serve it in matching cups and saucers, with milk and sugar on the side for your guests to add themselves.

Different people have different ways of preparing tea but this video was chosen because Peter is a lovely retired gentleman who has been making tea for more than 80 years, so he is sure to have learned all the best tips and tricks of tea-making along the way. Continue reading

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Christine Szalay-Kudra

Hi, my name is Christine and I would like to welcome you to TeaTime Recipes. Tea has always been a favourite of mine and I adore the tradition of serving this wonderful beverage with all kinds of little snacks both sweet and savoury. Read More