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What Exactly Is Orange Pekoe Tea?

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What Exactly Is Orange Pekoe Tea?

Orange Pekoe is a very familiar kind of tea because it's the type used in a lot of black teas from supermarket tea suppliers.

Orange Pekoe is not orange-flavoured tea or a specific kind of blend. It is actually a tea classification.

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The Easiest Ways to Bake With Your Favourite Tea

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The Easiest Ways to Bake With Your Favourite Tea

Tea can add a fantastic depth of flavour and richness to your baked goods. If you're having a tea party or hosting an afternoon tea bridal shower, making tea-infused goodies is a great way to further highlight your theme.

But how do you get the tea flavour into your baking?

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Afternoon Tea, High Tea, Cream Tea... What's the Difference?

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Afternoon Tea, High Tea, Cream Tea... What's the Difference?

I often see the terms "afternoon tea", "high tea", and "cream tea" being used interchangeably. They are actually different variations on the same thing: snacks or a meal served with tea. I thought I'd break it down for you by explaining those differences so you can use the right term for your next tea party.

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The Benefits of White Tea for your Skin, Health, and Wellbeing

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The Benefits of White Tea for your Skin, Health, and Wellbeing

Green tea is so often touted as the healthiest option when it comes to tea. White tea is even better for you because it is very minimally processed, leaving many of the beneficial polyphenols intact. White tea is also much rarer than green tea. For this reason, it does not get the mainstream attention that green tea receives.

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Tea Party Ideas and Recipe Roundup

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Tea Party Ideas and Recipe Roundup

Tea parties are a fantastic way to celebrate any occasion! With cute little sandwiches, delicious pastries, and all the tea you could possibly drink, hosting your own tea party is a fun theme for a bridal or baby shower, Mother's Day, or a birthday. Lemon High Tea Cookies from Glorious Treats Many of the tea parties I've attended have included traditional items such as: sandwiches (cucumber, egg salad, smoked salmon, tuna) scones with clotted cream and jam tiny tarts, pastries, and cookies A tea party is easy to customize to your tastes and event. You can create finger foods that...

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