- Russian Tea Sets
Russian Tea Sets
These tea sets come from a long tradition of Russian tea sets and art. Many of these tea sets are designed with elegant and engaging artwork across their exterior, and they are meant to offer a feeling of beauty and serenity to the time you spend with your tea and coffee. So you can relax, enjoy the many health benefits of regular tea or coffee drinking, and bring some great art to your or table. Russian black tea is a hot drink which can be heated anytime. It is said that samovar was introduced from France to Russia in the 17th century. This utensil was adopted and adapted and developed further in the 18th century. Russian samovar are mainly made by silver or bronze and its function is to provide hot water. There is a metal hollow tube in the samovar, in which wood coal are burning to boil the water. The tube beyond the boiler can lead the steam up to the little tea pot on the tea and add heat to it. The taste of black tea is better under this condition. The weather in Russia is cold, making the warm black tea is a tradition. Black tea can be boiled repeatedly anytime and can warm their body in the cold weather. There are several steps to make brown tea. First, boil the black tea in the samovar and pour it into the tea cup for about 1/4 height, then mix it with the hot water to a certain degree. Finally, add lemon slice, fruit jam, rum, brandy or sugar to enhance the flavor of the black tea.