TeaGuide: Reviews and Ramblings

December 14, 2012


Filed under: history,tea — by JanisB @ 1:36 pm
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Lusterware cupWhile there are many types of glazes, some of the most unusual, as well as some of the prettiest, are known as lusterware.

Read the entire article about lusterware at English Tea Store blog.

December 10, 2012

Cooking with Tea: Fruitcake You’ll Actually Want to Eat!

Filed under: baking mixes,cooking,desserts,food,oolong tea,tea recipes — by JanisB @ 10:15 am
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blog-post-fruitcakeLet’s face it: Fruitcake has gotten a really bad name, probably because of those strange unidentified objects floating around in fruitcake that may or may not be actual fruit. To me they look more like plastic representations of fruit – and often taste like it, too.

Read the entire article at English Tea Store blog.

December 4, 2012

Tea-drinking at Chanukah

Filed under: desserts,food,holidays,tea — by JanisB @ 10:41 am
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SufganiotLike most holidays, specific foods are associated with Chanukah. These consist largely of foods fried in oil to remind us of the miracle of the oil in the Temple. Amongst the most popular dishes are latkes, or pancakes, usually made with potatoes, and sufganiot, a type of jelly doughnut.


Read the entire article at English Tea Store blog.

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