A garden in a glass...
"Soothe-Me tea - a blend of spearmint, chamomile flowers and holy basil - is also good hot or as a refreshing cold infusion. A garden in a glass."
Alice Lascelles, FT How to Spend It
Use 0.1 oz of leaf per 5.5 fl oz of water (2g per 150ml).
For the optimum infusion use 167°F (75°C) water.
Infuse for 2 - 3 minutes, tasting regularly.
You can infuse this tea at least twice. With each careful infusion, different subtleties of flavour are revealed.
Cost Per Cup
42¢ per cup based on 0.1 oz of leaf per 5.5 fl oz of water and 2 infusions.