Time For Tea

Afternoon Tea vs. High Tea vs. Cream Tea: A Brief Tutorial 

There is often confusion around the different ways in which one can "take tea."  Additionally, the raging debate of milk before tea or tea before milk has been settled once and for all!

  • Anise Biscotti

    Anise Biscotti

    Though modern biscotti are associated with the Tuscan region of Italy, the popular Italian cookie traces its origins to Roman times. The word biscotto derives from “bis,” Latin for twice, and “coctum” or baked (which became...

  • Bacon and Cheddar Scones

    Bacon and Cheddar Scones

    Ingredients: 2 cups all-purpose flour1 tablespoon sugar1 tablespoon baking powder1/2 teaspoon Garlic Powder1/2 teaspoon Kosher Flake Sea Salt1 teaspoon Italian Seasoning1 teaspoon Dried Shallots1 teaspoon Dried Chives1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter,...

  • Banana Walnut Bread

    Banana Walnut Bread

    Ingredients: 3 very ripe bananas, peeled (about 1 1/4 to 1 1/2 cups mashed)1/3 cup melted butter1 teaspoon baking sodaPinch of Himalayan Pink Salt Fine Grind3/4 cup sugar (1/2 cup if you would like it less sweet, 1 cup if more sweet)1 large egg, beaten1...

  • Basic Master Scone Recipe

    Basic Master Scone Recipe

    The original scone was round and flat and usually as large as a dinner plate. It was made and baked on a griddle and then cut into triangular sections for serving. Today, many would call the large round cake a bannock, and call the triangles scones. In...

  • Blueberry Clafoutis

    Blueberry Clafoutis

    Clafoutis is a baked French dessert of fruit arranged in a buttered dish and covered with a thick flan-like batter. The clafoutis is dusted with powdered sugar and served warm and usually with cream. Hailing from the Limousin region of France, and...

  • Boozy Rum Cake

    Boozy Rum Cake

    Great as a traditional holiday cake but yummy any time of the year. I have substituted a number of different types of liquor throughout the years including vanilla and maple flavored whiskeys as well as almond, orange and coffee liqueurs...