A British Classic: English Breakfast Tea

Previously, we looked at Rooibos tea so today we are going to explore a British classic in tea, English Breakfast. It is one of the most standard teas for tea lovers, ranging from beginner to connoisseur. You may have seen them in supermarkets here in the US, with a wide range in the tea aisle, …

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A Scramble for English Breakfast Tea No. 2

I've been enjoying a bit of the English Tea Store's English Breakfast Tea No. 2 lately, and came up with a couple of pairings that I wanted to share. Back in June I tried this tea for the first time and found it to be tasty, though often best when served with food due to …

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What Do I Do with the Tea I Don’t Like?

Do you know about FLYlady--the home blessing instructor? If you do, then you know about the lessons on decluttering cabinets and counters. I looked in my cabinet at my various containers of tea, a cabinet that seriously needs decluttering. I have been in recent years attempting to broaden my tea horizons by sampling many different …

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Tea Book Club

by Stephanie Hanson One of my favorite places in Reston, Virginia, is a place called Lake Anne Plaza. It's a lakeside shopping center modeled after an Italian village where chain stores are banned. On Saturdays during the spring, summer, and fall, a farmer's market and art bazaar pop up. But my two favorite places were …

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