So You Want To Brew A Perfect Cup Of Tea

It’s tea time in this bitch.

Illustration Sharon Gong
So You Want To Brew A Perfect Cup Of Tea

A few years ago, I decided to end my problematic relationship with coffee. It's fucking delicious, but my nerves couldn’t take all the anxiety it caused. I’m now fully committed to a healthy partner who wants to help me be my highest self: tea.

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Tea fixes everything. It’s true. There’s a tea to energize you, calm you, detox your body, or just please your tastebuds. As well as treating your body, the act of drinking a warm cup of tea can be a relaxing ritual to decompress and recenter your mind.

Here are all the tools you need to make your tea routine infinitely more enjoyable.



JUEQI Japanese Cast Iron Teapot Kettle
So You Want To Brew A Perfect Cup Of Tea

For a classic, even brew.

Tea is super easy to make in this cast iron tea kettle. Boil water in the pot, then put your loose-leaf or bagged tea into the infuser and steep. The cast iron creates even heat throughout the kettle for a perfect brew.

$29 on Amazon

DEMMEX Copper Stovetop Tea Kettle
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A fancy kettle for fancy tea.

If you’re not into teapot infusers, a straight up tea kettle is always a solid move to heat your H2O. This one is a little lavish, but so are you, and so is your tea.

$54 on Amazon

Life4u Fruit and Tea Infuser Glass Water Bottle
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A travel-friendly tea infuser.

This glass water bottle comes equipped with its own infuser and sleeve, perfect for infusing on-the-go and keeping your tea warm.

$20 on Amazon

Slow Brew Sloth Tea Infuser
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The cutest way to brew a cup.

This adorable sloth tea infuser is great to travel with, or for when you just want a quick cup at the crib.

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$6 on Amazon

Turkish Tea Glasses Set with Saucers Holders Spoons
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Clink, clink, bitches.

If you’re extra, like me, this set of 24 gold decorated tea glasses is perfect for your aesthetic. If these are too flashy, a classic, simple set is a good alternative.

$59 on Amazon

Harney & Sons Loose Leaf Black Tea, Peaches & Ginger
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A staple for any tea-drinker.

If you’re just getting into loose leaf teas, you really can’t go wrong with this one. It’s delicious, healthy, and has caffeine to give you an extra boost.

$13 on Amazon

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Life Upgrades
September 19, 2017
So You Want To Brew A Perfect Cup Of Tea