Are you a hardcore tea addict? Do you like exploring and trying out different types of teas? If yes, why not allow your smartphone help you get the most ultimate tea drinking experience ever? Yes, that’s right! There are some great mobile apps available out there that can certainly help you brew a better cup of tea, thereby taking your tea drinking experience a notch higher. Following are four smashing tea apps you could start with.
Tea (Available on iOS)
Arguably one of the best tea apps you could lay your hands, the Tea app for iPhone is a must-have app for seasoned tea drinkers everywhere. The app acts as a one-stop destination to manage and collect tea brewing notes, favorite teas, suggestions, types of tea, company ratings, brewing times, brewing temperature, quantity per brew, timer settings, and so on. This app is perfect for you if you’re passionate about tea, and if you’re looking to create and manage your own personal inventory or database of accumulated knowledge regarding your favorite hot beverage. You can even use the app to share your results online with friends and family on social networking portals. Overall, Tea is a well-rounded app designed for all serious tea drinkers out there.
Teavana Perfect Tea Touch (Available on Android and iOS)
Helping you prepare a perfect cup of tea, this nifty app is packed with every feature that you would need in order to blend, brew, and steep a perfect cuppa. These handy features include a tea timer for Teavana teas, a tea blender tool that gives out suggestions, a store locator that locates Teavana stores around you, and much more. Furthermore, the app also gives its users detailed information on Teavana teas including ingredients, steeping instructions, and other health benefits. If you’re into buying Teavana teas quite frequently, this app could come in pretty handy.
TeaMap (Available on Android and iOS)
Craving a hot cup of tea? Looking for a café nearby from where you can grab a quick cuppa? This fantastic app launched by Adagio Teas is the ultimate destination for locating tea rooms in and around your vicinity. Not only a listing, but for every tea room the app searches, it will also give out high quality images, in-depth details, customer reviews, events, and other specials regarding that particular tea room. This is an extremely handy app if you like exploring and visiting tea rooms – just tap away on your smart phone and you’ll have a review in front of you in a matter of seconds.
Tea Timer Pro (Available on Android)
If you’re looking to brew a perfect cup of tea, you need to make sure you steep the tea for the right amount of time, without over-doing it. As the name suggests, this clever app will help you do just that! Tea Timer Pro is basically a steep timer that comes in with a range of preset teas, giving you the option to add your own custom teas too, if you wish. The selection of teas include white, flavored white, green, mate, blooming, flavored green, oolong, roobios, black, and herbal tea. Each tea has its own steep time, which needs to be maintained in order to retain the flavor, and that is exactly what this cracking app assists you with! Besides, the app also educates you by giving you access to a description, brief history, health benefits, and serving suggestions for each tea – perfect!
Jenny Wadlow is a freelance blogger and is a tea lover to the core. She especially likes jasmine tea, as it has great health benefits. Apart from her busy schedule, she likes indulging in her many hobbies.