The immortal words uttered from the moon wouldn't have been possible without one special letter: C. Or, more accurately, the “sea” that we hear in that letter. Parallel is the literal Sea of Tranquility – a dried oceanbed on the moon that rippled to life for the briefest moment when the Apollo lunar module touched down years ago. But the C also represents the Vitamin C plentiful in this tisane.
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1 teaspoon per 8 oz of water. Fluffy leaves like some Oolongs, use 2 teaspoons. For stronger tea use more tea.
There is no hard and fast rules on steeping except over steeping may make tea bitter. If you are unsure, try cooler water and shorter steeping times.
Below are general steeping instructions. For best results, follow the steeping instructions that came with your tea.
To estimate water temperature use a thermometer or wait a 2-3 minutes after the water stops boiling. Then the water temperature should be about 165- 185 F. You can gauge water temperature by looking at the bubbles forming at the bottom of the tea kettle. When pin size bubbles form, the water temperature is about 185F. To take the guess work out of water temperatures, try our electric tea kettle.
|Tea Type||Steeping Temperature||Steeping Time|
|White Tea||170-185 F||1-3 minutes|
|Green Tea||170-185 F||2-3 minutes|
|Oolong Tea||170-190 F||2-3 minutes|
|Black Tea||200-212 F||3-5 minutes|
|Tisanes||212 F||4-7 minutes|
Fruit and herbal teas are also referred to as tisanes.
Like that one letter, the word “tranquility” contains much. Feelings of peace and rest and the binding of the two. Just as not all rest or sleep is peaceful; not all teas are equal in their effect on the mind and body. We drink different tisanals at different times and with different intent.
C of Tranquility is a unique blend with a flavor collection that deserves a mouth-watering alert simply when read aloud. To whit: you'll taste chamomile, rosehips, hibiscus, blueberry and rock sugar.
Some teas claim to sumptuously blend business with pleasure. We believe that the two require little space in most cases; and the chance to make their own statement. Thus, while it can be enjoyed any time and for any reason, we nonetheless are excited about C of Tranquility as our own bedtime blend.Whatever your needs, schedule, or style, you'll slip easily into this chamomile dream and find rest. Long day? Take a load off in the brisk floral bliss of the first sip. Want an extra spring in your step? Note the sprightly gardenial sense of this cup.
Morning, noon, or night; find your tranquility with or without physical rest. Find it in a tea that – like peace of mind – is elusive yet attainable. Find it in one, two, three, A, B, C.Base leaf: Dried Fruits and herbs