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    Default A good cup of tea!

    Always makes me feel better after a heavy night on the beer.

    My questions are,

    1) MILK IN FIRST OR SECOND?

    2) LEAVE TO BREW OR SQUEEZE THE BAG?

    For me it's leave to brew, add milk and 1 sugar, got to be strong with a bit of OOOOOH

    I'd give up beer in a heartbeat but I couldn't live without my tea.

    Sorry if you're not really interested in this, I'm bored waiting for the post.

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    Warm mug
    Add tea bag
    add boiling water
    stir and mash tea bag around for a bit
    remove tea bag before it 'stews'
    add 2 sugars, stir vigorously
    add milk

    Drink . . . yum, yum

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    buy yourself a Tefal quickcup, even quicker tea in the morning and the perfect temperature too. Now I sound like i'm marketing for them, I'M NOT but it is good.

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    You can't put milk in before the water with tea, you need the boiling water to make it properly. The tea doesn't infuse if you're much below 90C.

    Coffee, however, should always have milk in first so you don't burn the coffee (assuming you're using instant coffee).

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    Leave tea bag for few minutes, stir tea bag, squeeze bag on spoon and add milk second (IMO you can gauge strength by putting milk in last).

    What do I know anyway cos I drink coffee 99% of the time.

    HG on the forum uses draw string tea bags so that's another option.

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    always put the milk in last ,only a drop half a sugar. love pipping hot best.

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    Think I'm going to make my 3rd cup of the day, the hangover is starting to depart now!

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    Tea left to brew for 5 minutes in cup. Stir lots. Tiny bit of skimmed milk. Dark brown tea, no sugar allowed. That's how I do mine. Having green tea now, no milk allowed in that. Bitter at all? Yep, just like me.
    Coffee - same.

    Wish I could give up beer just like that, sometimes Love the stuff just too god damn much.

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    i dont drink the stuff as i dont even like the smell of it,m but thats just me

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    Add tea bag and 2-4 sugars depending on the size of mug, like mine sweet
    Add boiling water and stir for 10-20 secs and squeeze the bag before removing.
    Add a lot of milk so I can enjoy it straight away and not have to let it cool.

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