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Combining tea and meals shouldn’t be new to the culinary scene, however is one thing that folks have been taking part in with so long as we now have been consuming tea. If you concentrate on pairing tea and meals there are some pure duos that come to thoughts, favored by many is tea and chocolate, however there are some savory pairings which might be pleasantly shocking.
Some primary ideas when approaching the mix of tea and meals:
- Match delicate tastes with delicate teas.
- Moderately flavoured meals ought to be matched with medium bodied teas.
- Strong teas deserve meals with a powerful persona.
- Look for a meals or tea which may improve or assist each other and improve the expertise of the 2 taken collectively.
To get you began listed below are some fascinating matches:
Darjeeling Second Flush + Brie Cheese
Kenyan Black Tea + Scrambled Eggs
Lapsang Souchong + Smoked Salmon
Genmaicha + White Chocolate
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