Chapter 7: Earth, Wind, Fire, and Water
Published:24 Jan 2024
This chapter explores the impact of teaware on infusions of tea leaves. The effects of teabag size and shape are discussed. The influence of teabag material in the final infusion is described. The choice of materials for teapots and teacups is explored. The fundamental thermochemistry of burning fuels is detailed. Strategies for keeping tea hot during the infusion process and after the infusion is complete are outlined.