All About Earl Grey Tea and its Benefits

Perfect Cup of Earl Grey Tea

Course Drink, Tea Drink
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes


  • 1 teapot
  • Boiled water cooled slightly (preferably filtered)
  • Good quality loose leaf Earl Grey tea leaves
  • Fine bone china or glass teacups


  • Pour one cupful of freshly boiled , filtered water into the teapot
  • Allow water in kettle to cool to 185ᵒF
  • Empty teapot of water and add one generous tsp of black tea leaves per person
  • Pour in water from kettle and leave to brew for 2-5 minutes
  • Serve tea in fine china or heatproof glass cups.