Beginner's Guide to Brewing Green Tea (Slideshow)
January 13, 2014
This healthy brew is packed with antioxidants — but can be difficult to brew
Mao Feng Green Tea
Mao Feng green tea, from the Anhui province in China, ready to be brewed.
Pour water to rinse the tea.
Rinse the tea.
You can brew green tea in a variety of containers. Here, we are brewing the tea in a Gaiwan (Chinese tea bowl).
Using the lid as a strainer, pour the tea into warmed cups.
After brewing, Mao Feng shows its distinctive shape: two leaves and one bud picked together.