Flowering tea(blooming tea)

Sometime ago I bought flowering tea balls. It was for the first time I experienced this kind of gorgeous tea that blooms in the hot water. They are marvellous. You can call them blooming or flowering tea. Basically,  it is tied green tea leaves and flowers. It is combination of green tea leaves with edible flowers such as Jasmine, rose, lily,….

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When steeped in hot water, that usually takes few minutes, the flowering tea delicately opens and provide a stunning floral display.

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Flowering tea taste like floral green tea and are very beautiful to watch it.After drinking the blooming tea, you can use it as natural plant in your fish tank or use it for decoration of a jar with full of water. You can keep it for few weeks.

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Ingredients

  • Tea ball, I have used different kinds of tea balls such as: Berry, Jasmine  and  Marigold
  • Glass tea kettle
  • Boiling water

How to make it??

As you see in the photos,  blooming tea  look like tiny ball and is wrapped in aluminium foil, When you unwrap it,    it looks like what you see in my hand.

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Bring water to a boil. Hot water makes the tea ball expand. Drop one tea ball in the hot water and allow to steep the tea for 4-5 minutes.

When steeped in hot water the flowering tea delicately open  and provide gorgeous floral display.

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Flowering tea(blooming tea)

Ingredients

  • Tea ball, I have used different kinds of tea balls such as: Berry, Jasmine  and  Marigold
  • Glass tea kettle
  • Boiling water

How to make it??

As you see in the photos,  blooming tea  look like tiny ball and is wrapped in aluminium foil, When you unwrap it,    it looks like what you see in my hand.Bring water to a boil. Hot water makes the tea ball expand. Drop one tea ball in the hot water and allow to steep the tea for 4-5 minutes. When steeped in hot water the flowering tea delicately open  and provide gorgeous floral display.

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