Understanding Tea Grades

Graded Sri Lankan teas await auction.Every tea room owner can tell you a story about a customer who sent back their pot of Orange Pekoe tea because it did not taste of oranges. The answer to the drinker’s dilemma may be found in the fact that Orange Pekoe is one of the most common grades…

The Perfect Scone Recipe

True English Scones Should Rise and Split Why is it so hard to find a good scone these days?I find way too many flat or dense scones when I travel. Why have we neglected the art of making a traditional English scone?  And forget about those half-pound triangle things you find in pastry shops!Sometimes we just…