Archive for the tea Tag

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Earl Grey Tea Cookies (with fresh orange glaze)

    Earl Grey Tea Cookies Ingredients: 2 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 2 tablespoons fine Earl Grey tea leaves 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt 1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, at room temperature 3/4 cup granulated sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla bean paste (vanilla extract can be used) 1 large egg 2 tablespoons grated orange zest (divided) 1
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Scottish Shortbread

Hello all! I’m back with another tea-inspired recipe! After a friend bought my husband Scottish Shortbread, and we were unable to find them around us, I decided to make my own. This shortbread is super simple, uses few ingredients, and comes together relatively quickly. Enjoy!   Scottish Shortbread Adapted from: Taste of Home     Ingredients: 2 cups (4 sticks)
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honey orange biscotti

Honey Orange Biscotti

I’ve recently startedĀ loving tea. I always liked tea before, but for some reason it was always second-best to coffee. No more! When Susie and I were in London last month, I picked up some tea from Fortnum & MasonĀ (visit their website – their store is fantastic!). Anyways, this tea is amazing, so I decided to make something that could be
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South Africa and Tea

  Hello all! Today I’m going to go off on a bit of a tangent before getting to the recipe. I promise, it’ll all be worth it.     As some of you already know, I love South Africa (Note to Susie: go to South Africa already!). I’ve been twice, once with a program through my school and once for
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24 hours later!!

Infused Fresh Fruit Water (or whatever)

  Ok, here is the deal….we went to Bed, Bath and Beyond for a few practical items like a pillow and of course the pillow case, a few hand towels and a shower curtain. VERY practical right? Well what we came away with was nothing what we went for. We are suckers for fun stuff and when we are together
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