How To Make The Perfect Coffee At Home

Nothing gives us the (non-alcoholic) liquid courage to confront the daily drudgery like coffee. But when our brew doesn’t come right – that weak body, underscored by a note a little too astringent or bitter – can antagonise us like an assignment gone awry. Rather than deliberating over lackluster coffees or expensive delivery fees during the WFH period, our resident coffee cognoscenti at team teapasar decided to take matters into her own hands and learned how to make the perfect cup at home. Besides, who knows your preferences better than yourself? Here is a definitive guide we have put together. You can add ‘professional barista’ to your resume after you follow these steps and get them down pat: Be well equipped Before we get into action, we need the appropriate ware – so that good beans don’t go down the drain. You will need these: • Grinder – The general rule of thumb is to grind your own coffee beans

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Bon-appe-tea: Hawaiian Punch Honey Lemon Gin And Tonic

The prospect of travelling to a remote tropic might be in limbo indefinitely but there is one thing that we are certain about – we are in need of a good summer drink. Here’s a delightfully easy and refreshing one that you can enjoy while you pretend you’re idling on a sun-chair in Bali (zoom background not included). Ingredients Cocktail 2 Foveo Hawaiian Punch teabags 100ml hot water 300ml tonic water, chilled 200ml gin, chilled 1 cup ice cubes 1 1/2 tbsp honey 1/2 lemon Garnish 1/2 lime 4 candied ginger 2 cocktail picks Method Steep teabags in hot water for 20 minutes. Squeeze juice from lemon. Remove teabags then add honey and lemon juice. Stir well.  Skewer the candied ginger gently onto cocktail picks and set aside. Fill glasses with ice and pour gin equally into glasses. Top the glasses with tea mixture then tonic water. Stir gently to combine. Garnish with cocktail picks and lime wedges. Serve and

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