The eleven rules to make a nice cup of tea

On our food blog kosambari, George Orwell‘s landmark 1946 essay on how to make “A Nice Cup of Tea”.

1) Use Indian or Ceylonese tea

2) Make tea in small quantities

3) Warm the teapot beforehand

4) Make it strong

5) Put the tea straight into the pot

6) Take the teapot to the kettle

7) Stir the teapot or give it a good shake

8) Drink the tea out of a breakfast cup

9) Pour the cream off the milk before using it

10) Put tea into the cup first

11) Drink the tea without sugar

Read the full article here: GEORGE ORWELL: 11 rules for a nice cup of tea