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Why does green tea taste different in restaurants?

When I order green tea in an Asian/Oriental restaurant the tea tastes nothing like what I make at home. Do they use matcha or something else or am I not doing it right?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 1:51 PM on May. 18, 2010 in Food & Drink

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  • It may be the way that they steep the tea. Don't use bagged tea. Don't let the water come to a boil. Steep for five minutes before straining.
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 6:37 AM on May. 21, 2010

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