It’s 8 am and time for your first cup of tea of the day. You fill your electric kettle with water and place it on the counter. But as you wait for the water to boil, you can’t help but wonder… How does this thing work?
Surely it’s more complicated than just flipping a switch, right? After a few minutes of Googling, you discover that an electric kettle is actually a pretty simple appliance.
You can make tea and other things like boil milk as well but do you know how to make tea in an electric kettle? Is there any unique way to make the tea or you will need to follow the traditional recipe? So I will answer all the questions in this article.
How to make tea in an electric kettle?
Before you make tea in an electric kettle, you need to do some preparation work.
First, gather all of the supplies that you will need:
- Tea leaves or tea bags
This is the detailed and step-by-step method to make tea in an electric kettle:
1) Fill the kettle with water:
The first thing you need to do is to fill the kettle with water. You can either use cold water or hot water, depending on your preference.
If you’re using cold water, it will take longer for the water to boil. If you’re using hot water, it will take less time.
2) Place the kettle on the counter:
Once the kettle is filled with water, you need to place it on the counter. Make sure that the kettle is placed on a stable surface so that it doesn’t fall over.
3) Turn on the kettle:
The next thing you need to do is to turn on the kettle. Most kettles have a switch that you need to flip in order to turn on the kettle.
4) Wait for the water to boil:
Once the kettle is turned on, you need to wait for the water to boil. This usually takes around 3-5 minutes.
5) Pour the water into the cup:
Once the water has boiled, you need to pour it into the cup. Be careful not to pour too much water, as this can make the tea taste watered down.
6) Add the tea leaves or tea bags:
After you’ve poured the water into the cup, you need to add the tea leaves or tea bags. Again, be careful not to add too much, as this can also make the tea taste watered down.
7) Stir the tea:
Once you’ve added the tea leaves or tea bags, you need to stir the tea. This will help to evenly distribute the flavor of the tea.
8) Enjoy your cup of tea!
And that’s it! Now you know how to make tea in an electric kettle. Just follow these simple steps and you’ll be enjoying a delicious cup of tea in no time.