How much tea should I use per cup? We hear this question a lot, and it’s no surprise. With so many opinions on the topic, it can get really confusing. So, which instructions should you follow?
Made to measure
If you check the label on any DAVIDsTEA bag or tin, the steeping instructions are listed right at the bottom.
Looking at the label, you’ll notice that all of our measurements are standardized at 1.25 tsp per 8oz cup. We’ve done this to keep things consistent, ensuring that you always get the perfect steep. But what if you want a bigger cup? Or an iced tea? Or a latte? Not a problem. We’ve created this simple guide to help you steep the perfect amount, every time:
Get your steep on
It’s worth noting that while we follow these guidelines in-store and at home, they aren’t steadfast rules. Some people prefer to use more or less tea, so feel free to experiment with different measurements. After all, the perfect cup is however you like it.
How much tea do you use per cup? How do you measure it out? Share your tips in the comments!