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The Secret To Perfect Hot-Brewed Tea: Preheat Your Cup

We preheat ovens to make sure we bake at a consistent temperature and the same methodology applies to brewing the perfect cup of hot tea. As you probably already know, the three components of making tea are: Amount of water  Temperature of water Brew / steep time Your cup can go awry if you don't dial in those three critical parts of the brew process. Right now, we're going to focus on #2, the temperature of the water. To figure out the best temperature for your tea, it is absolutely a trial-and-tweak process, but most teas you buy have basic instructions telling you where to begin.  For Embrew tea, we have the instructions on the front of the bag and...

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Top 5 Reasons to Have Tea Time with Your Kids

Here are our Top 5 reasons to share tea time with our kids, but first a common sense warning:  **Beware of the caffeine content in the tea you're serving to your child. It's best to stick with herbals that are naturally caffeine free, or a small amount of caffeinated teas that are lightly steeped.  Here we go... 1. 🕰️ QUALITY TIME - With hectic schedules, we often let the time with our children slip away from us. Dedicating tea time in our family routines allows us to connect intentionally and fully focus on each other. Our favorite time for tea is around morning snack time (10am) on the weekends or any day the kids are at home. It makes snack...

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Two Electric Tea Kettles That We Love

In the spirit of celebrating love for the month of February, we thought that we would introduce two electric kettles that we absolutely love and recommend.  We are always trying to streamline our habitual tea making process without compromising the flavors and benefits,so over the course of some time now we have been using two different kettles, one electric kettle we’ll call Bella, and a second temperature controlled electric kettle we’ll call Bonavita.  

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Embrew Feature in Clemson World Magazine

You may not know, but our founder is a Clemson Alumni. Her alma mater supports their alumni and featured Embrew on their Facebook page with the below Q&A.       Originally written on September 6th, 2019:  Cooler weather is coming, which means so are changing leaves, football, camp fires and curling up with hot cups of tea. 🍂 🏈 🔥 ☕️ This week's #FridayProfile is the founder of Embrew Tea Products, which specializes in making artisan, sweetened tea bags. Meet Ashley Haywood '04: Name: Ashley HaywoodGrad Year: 2004Major: Graphic CommunicationsCurrent Role: Founder of Embrew Tea Products Q: What do you want people to know about you?A: I have a ton of energy, lots of ideas and ask a million questions. Productivity is how I feel...

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How to Make Cold Brew Iced Tea With Tea Bags

We recommend to all of our customers that if they brew a single cup of hot Embrew tea and don't re-steep the bag for another cup, then place the used tea bag in a tall glass (16-20oz) and refrigerate over night (8-12 hours) for the best cold brew iced tea on the planet.  

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