How do you make cold tea with Takeya?

How do you make cold tea with Takeya?

The instructions couldn’t be simpler, add 5 teaspoons tea to the infuser of our 1 quart Flash Chill Iced Tea Maker or 8 teaspoons tea to our 2 quart Flash Chill Iced Tea Maker, fill the pitcher with 4 ¾ cups or 7¾ cups cold water, lower the infuser into the pitcher, seal airtight and steep in the refrigerate for 4-16 …

How do you make iced tea in bulk?

Please note this method will use up ice fast, so be sure you have plenty of ice on hand if your are doing this in large volumes.

  1. Add 1 oz loose leaf tea per gallon of finished iced tea in a pitcher/vessel.
  2. Fill pitcher/vessel 1/2 full of hot water (not boiling).
  3. Let tea steep 2-5 minutes.
  4. Strain out tea leaves.

How do you flash cool tea?

How To Make Iced Tea: Flash Ice Method

  1. Heat water to usual required temperature for tea.
  2. Prewarm vessels.
  3. Measure out tea with usual dose (for added concentration, double dose).
  4. Place tea in teapot.
  5. Fill teapot with half the desired amount of water volume (e.g. for 12 ounces, fill only 6 ounces).

How do you use a Takeya pitcher?


  1. 2 Quart Cold Brew Coffee Maker: Fill the Takeya pitcher with 7 cups cold, filtered water (almost full with 1 inch space left at the top).
  2. Lower the filter into the water, seal lid airtight, shake for 30 seconds to moisten the grounds, and store in the refrigerator for 12-24 hours to cold brew.

How do you make tea in bulk?

To make tea in bulk, use twice the number of leaves or bags you normally use. If one teaspoon of tea serves you for one cup, use two teaspoons of tea. Steep your tea for the usual period of time. Increasing the steeping time of tea can cause the resulting beverage to be bitter.

How many tea bags do I use for a gallon of iced tea?

To make cold brewed tea, you need approximately one teabag for 16 oz of tea. To make 44 oz of tea in water pitcher, you need 3 tea bags. To make a gallon, you need 8 teabags. If you like strong tea, you can add 1 or 2 more teabags in.

How do you make iced tea in an iced tea maker?

How to make iced tea in an iced tea maker without ice!

  1. Fill up your Iced Tea 3 quart Pitcher up to the 3 quart water mark.
  2. Pour the water into your Iced Tea Maker.
  3. Add 3 family sized tea bags of your favorite brand of tea.
  4. If you like a stronger tea then set the brew strength to “Strong”.

How many tea bags do you use in an iced tea maker?

Combine 8 cups cold water and 6 tablespoons loose tea or 10 tea bags in a pitcher. Cover and refrigerate 15 to 36 hours, until it’s the strength you like. Strain loose tea with a fine-mesh sieve or remove the tea bags.

Can you flash brew tea?

The two methods best known for making iced tea are cold brew and flash chilled. The question you need to ask yourself to find out which process will work best for you is: when do you want to drink your iced tea? If the answer is now, then flash chilled is the way to go.

How do you cool down tea fast?

The fastest way to cool your tea down is to add a bit more milk, or a splash of cold water.