china cups and saucers

Thirty Cups of Tea

I have a foodie confession to make; I am a tea junkie and a china cup and saucer lover. On any given day you can find at least seventeen different kinds of tea tucked away in my tea pantry. My taste ranges from everyday orange pekoe to more exotic blends from tea houses all around […]

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How to Make the the Perfect Cup of Tea

Here are Ten Tips for the perfect cup of black tea, according to my Scots/Irish Grandmother and her sister my Great Aunt Nellie.  All teas have different temperatures for brewing, so these rules, my tea drinking friends, although there are similarities to other teas, only applies to black tea.  1.      A clean teapot – that […]

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