Things You Should Know About Rinse Tea

Rinse tea is not unfamiliar to many tea lovers. Different people have different opinion about the functions of rinse tea. Some of them think it is necessary, for it can rinse away the pesticides residues; others think it is a waste to discard the first steep of tea, so they prefer not to rinse tea. So, what is the role of rinse tea?

Gongfu tea vs. kung fu tea

Through in Hanyu Pinyin, the pronunciation of Gongfu tea is exactly the same, known as gōng fu chá, there is still a big difference between what they mean. So, is there any difference between Gongfu tea and Kung fu tea?

A Short Introduction to Gongfu Tea

Gongfu tea (sometimes called Kung fu Tea) is a name given to a traditional Chinese way of making tea, not a type of tea. It is invariably the way used to make the tea if someone talks about a “traditional Chinese tea ceremony” and places as much importance on the quality and type of utensils used and the actual “ceremony” itself, as it does on the quality of the tea itself.