Best Afternoon Tea in Montreal

Where do you go for the Best Afternoon Tea in Montreal? This is one of my favorite North American cities because it’s filled with art, food, history, and tea - all infused with a bit of la bonne vie, the good life. Here are a few of my suggestions for seeing the city with tea on…

A Reason to Cry over Spilled Tea

Safely Pouring Tea atThe Hotel Berkeley, LondonO, the dangers lurking in the innocent setting of a tearoom.The December 18, 1930 edition of The New York Times carried the account of a lawsuit recently filed in Montreal over an unfortunate incident at a tea table in the local Ritz Carlton Hotel. It seems that Mrs. George Schofield…

Really High Tea

 Chateau Lake Louise Tea SettingWhen it comes to the subject of great settings for afternoon tea, it doesn’t get much more spectacular than the snow-capped vistas outside the tea room windows of Canada’s pristine Banff National Park.Tea has been an important part of the daily ritual in this mountaintop wonderland since 1883 when the…