Green tea is one of the most popular beverages in the world. And if you hear as the Chinese say about tea, then you know that they have in mind is green tea of different varieties.
Green tea is processed in such a way as to preserve the natural nutrients found in fresh leaves.
Green tea leaves are collected, further podvjalivajutsja outdoors, and after they begin to wither, the leaves are dried with hot air. They are fermented. After which they are twisted, that is an indicator of the various characteristics for each individual grade.
Green teas are divided by size of the leaves into two categories: leaf and broken (cut). Further complexity distinguish them on the torsion leaves.
There subscreen teas. They are close to natural and leaves almost no curl. They look like regular grass, but much whiter. They are twisted along the axis of the tube and across Continue reading
First I want to make some clarifications. In today’s article we will talk about the black tea, but Chinese classification of tea accurate and correct its name – red. It is called so because of the reddish colour of the brew, which he gives when brewing, and color of tea leaf that has red undertones. However, in Russia caught the name of black, so I will use the familiar to hearing the name. Although black tea in China called Puer.
What is the best black tea?
Since the days of merchant trade in our country to the black tea has attached the adjective “bulk”. «Bai Hao” with the Chinese means white fluff. When Chinese manufacturers were selling tea to the Russian merchants, they kept saying “Bai Hao” and pointed to a soft white fluff tea leaves. Most interesting is that Russian Continue reading
As you know, hot chocolate is a popular and delicious drink based on cocoa. The recipe varies across countries: in Europe and America hot chocolate made from milk and cocoa powder, and in Russia, diluted with milk, or in rare cases, water, melted bar of milk chocolate. The drink can give a more refined taste, adding some spices, such as cinnamon or vanilla.
How did hot chocolate
Be the first to prepare this drink became the indigenous people of the land where cocoa beans grow in abundance – the Indians of the American tropics.
By the way, a necessary component of chocolate was alcohol, so it was forbidden to use children and women. For more spice to the Indians was added to the drink a variety of spices, particularly chili pepper. Because the last ingredient chocolate got its name – “chocolatl” in the language of the Aztecs literally means “bitter water”. By the way, Continue reading