Water Boilers & Warmers Recipes

Iced Green Tea (Sencha)

Zojirushi Recipe – Iced Green Tea <i>(Sencha)</i>

Refresh yourself with a chilled green tea! Iced green tea is perfect for a hot summer day. Make sure to brew strongly, as thawed ice will weaken the flavor when served. Add honey for a refreshing twist.

            	Iced Green Tea <i>(Sencha)</i>  Ingredients

Ingredients (serves 2):

  • 2 Tbsp. sencha tea leaves
  • 12 fl. oz. hot water (175°F)
  • 2 cups ice

              Iced Green Tea <i>(Sencha)</i> Step 1

Fill Zojirushi water boiler & warmer with water and set temperature to 175°F.

              Iced Green Tea <i>(Sencha)</i> Step 2

Place sencha tea leaves into the teapot.

              Iced Green Tea <i>(Sencha)</i> Step 3

When the water temperature reaches 175°F, dispense 12 fl. oz. of the hot water into the teapot. (If using a tea kettle to boil the water, pour the boiled water into the teacup first, then pour that water into the teapot. This will cool the hot water to a suitable temperature.) Allow the tea to brew for 2 to 3 minutes.

              Iced Green Tea <i>(Sencha)</i> Step 4

Fill each cup with a cup of ice, and pour tea into each cup alternately so that the strength of taste is equal for each cup.

              Iced Green Tea <i>(Sencha)</i> Step 5

If preferred, add honey or other sweeteners to sweeten the tea.