1.4 – General Terminology

Barista:     The coffee / Tea maker or brewer in the coffee shop.

Brewing:   The art of mixing tea/coffee with boiling water to extract the liquid to drink.

Drawing the Tea: Leaving the tea to soak in boiling water to bring out the full flavour.

Querent:  The person whose cup you are reading.

 Rim: Top edge of cup.

 Tea Pot: Container usually made of ceramic or metal material to brew the tea leaves.

Timing: How long before predictions come true. 

Tea Bags: Fine mesh bags filled with finely chopped tea leaves.