Afternoon Tea Setting

A Proper Afternoon Individual Tea Setting

Tea Travels!™… A Proper Afternoon Individual Tea Setting by Ellen Easton ©2014 – All Rights Reserved   A properly set afternoon tea table setting should not be a daunting task. … Continued

Afternoon and High Tea History

Afternoon and High Tea History

History of High Tea – History English Afternoon Tea – Tea Etiquette     High Tea is often a misnomer.  Most people refer to afternoon tea as high tea because … Continued

Andra's Southern Sweet Tea

Andra’s Southern Sweet Tea Recipe

Southerners swear by their traditional Southern sweet tea and drink it by the gallons.  In the Southern states, ice tea is not just a summertime drink, it is served year … Continued

Bubble Tea

Bubble Tea Recipe

  Finally there is a drink that is fun to eat – Bubble Tea!   Move over trendy coffee drinks and make way for the Bubble Tea craze!   Southerners have always known that … Continued

Buffet Tea

Buffet Tea For Easy Entertaining

Tea Travels!™… A Buffet Tea for Easy Entertaining Excerpt from AFTERNOON TEA – TIPS, TERMS and TRADITIONS by Ellen Easton ©2006-2012 – All Rights Reserved   Check out more of Ellen … Continued

Chai Tea

Chai Tea, Masala Chai – Spiced Milk Tea Recipe

Chai Tea, pronounced with a long “i” as in the word tie, is the actual word for tea in many countries.  The word “Chai” literally means “tea” to much of … Continued

Spiced Pear

Ginger Tea Poached Pears Recipe

  Ginger Tea Poached Pears are an elegant and easy to make and a very delicious poached pear recipe.  The fresh pears are infused with the earthy elements and flavor of … Continued

health benefits of tea

Health Benefits of Tea

  Whether it’s drunk hot or cold, did you know that tea is one of the best things you can drink? It is the second most consumed beverage after water. … Continued

cup of tea and candiedf orange rind

Holiday Tea Blend Recipes

Tea Travels!™… Holiday Tea Blend by Ellen Easton ©20105 – All Rights Reserved   This delicious holiday tea will be a welcome addition to any holiday party menu, tree trimming, … Continued

cup of tea

How To Brew Perfect Tea

Tea Travels!™… How To Brew Perfect Tea by Ellen Easton ©2010 – All Rights Reserved       Brewing for Hot Tea: Brewing a good cup of tea is really … Continued

Pitcher and glass of sweet tea

Iced Tea History – Sweet Tea History

  There are two traditional iced teas in the United States – Iced Tea and Sweet Tea.  The only variation between them is sugar. Southerners swear by their traditional sweet … Continued

pitcher of iced tea

Iced Tea Punch Recipe

Tea Travels!™… Iced Tea Punch by Ellen Easton – All Rights Reserved Iced Tea Punch is great to served for a summer party as it is a refreshing crowd pleaser … Continued

Southern Sweet Tea

Juanita’s Southern Sweet Tea Recipe

  Juanita’s Southern Sweet Tea Recipe is so easy and is wonderful. Southerners swear by their traditional sweet ice tea and drink it by the gallons.  In the Southern states, … Continued

Maple Tea

Maple Tea Treats Recipe

Maple Tea Recipe and Maple Treats Maple Tea is very easy to make as it is made with maple syrup rather than granulated sugar.  Capture the natural flavor of the maple … Continued

Rose Petal Tea

Rose Petal Tea Recipe

Rose Petal Tea can be made from either rose hips or rose petals.  This Rose Petal Tea has a light floral taste with a slightly tangy flavor.   A very … Continued