Get Your Easter Baskets Now!

With Easter being early this year (April 1, 2018) it can be tough to find Easter gifts and baskets for your loved ones in such a short amount of time. This is where we come in! You can bring an Easter basket to a friend or family member who is hosting Easter at their home …

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The Luck of the Irish! ☘️

One fun way to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day is tea the Irish way. If you want to change up your tea routine or just do something new with your friends and family, then this would be a wonderful activity. Let’s start with the most important part: tea. Ireland has some of the best tea you …

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Easter Candy🍬

Easter is coming early in 2018! This year, it will fall on April 1st and it’s no joke! Luckily, British Easter chocolate and treats have arrived just in time here at the English Tea Store! Get some British Easter candy before it hops away!   Fill your Easter baskets with some of of Britain’s most beloved …

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Sweet & Fruity Biscuits

Looking for something different in a biscuit? If you are not a fan of the plain old Digestives or just simply not into chocolate, then fruity biscuits could be your thing. Sweet and tangy biscuits with bits of fruit are usually some people’s cup of tea to go with their cup of tea. If you aren’t …

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Setting the Table for Tea

    Whether you are having your first tea party or just a friend over for tea, you'll want to know the basics. This is just one of many ways to set a table for tea! Sometimes if you are going to a formal tea party, you may want to really watch for strict etiquette but …

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Colorful Teaware

  The groundhog has predicted six more weeks of winter this year! If there is snow stuck on the ground in your area and it has you longing for the colors of Spring, then why not brighten your home up with some colorful teaware? English Tea Store carries solid color teapots, mugs, and more so …

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Did You Know This About Afternoon Tea?!

We've been focusing on afternoon tea a lot recently because everyone is just so interested! As a quick reminder for those who do not know, afternoon tea is a ritual in Britain that was introduced in the early 1840s. It has evolved as a mini meal to keep your tummy happy until a late dinner. …

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Black Tea 101

Some may argue that black tea is the most popular tea. It can be turned into so many different varieties such as English Breakfast, Irish Breakfast, Earl Grey & Orange Pekoe.   BENEFITS: There have been many studies as to the benefits of Black Tea such as headache relief, mental alertness, lowering stress hormones, relieving stomach …

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Pancake Tuesday – February 13th

Pancake Tuesday is coming early for 2018 as it will be on February 13 this year. If you want to try something different this year for Pancake Day, why not try these different versions of pancakes? Oven Pancake: There is the Dutch Baby pancake that has been becoming popular again thanks to the increasing usage …

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All About Liquorice

Liquorice! Whether you love it or hate it, it’s all over the world and it is loved worldwide and it has no sign of going away any time soon. While some of us know it as a sweet red twist, it is mostly known for its anise-like flavor and black color. Liquorice is derived from …

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