A Fortune in a Teacup

1935 sheet music published in New York City.Within the American tea room movement of the 1920s, gypsy tea rooms emerged as a unique phenomenon with roots that extended back to the 1880s. Many immigrant women had established fortune telling enterprises in major American cities, but the practice had been frowned on and ordinances were enacted…

A Wee Tea Story from Scotland

2014 White, green, and black teas grown in Scotland and cupped at Elmwood Inn Fine Teas in Kentucky.Would you be surprised to learn that a Scottish tea garden produced a ton of tea last year? I’ve been to Scotland many times and I assure you the climate is not that of Sri Lanka! Somehow, a…