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Joy's Jabberings — English Breakfast

Simple Chai Latte

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Simple Chai Latte Recipe by Naomi Rosen I am always looking for a new way to enjoy my favorite teas.  Not that I could ever get tired of them, I just love to explore new options.  Latte's are hardly a new thing but I have never really been a huge latte drinker.  That said, I have been asked via Facebook and email, by 4 different people, for latte recipes this week.  What the masses want....the masses get. Below is a simple Chai Latte recipe that I like to use.  Because everyone's tastebuds are different, you can tweak and change this...

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Tea and the Royal Wedding

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After watching the wedding this morning, DVR'd of course, with my cup of English Breakfast tea, I can say it was well worth the wait.

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The Concubine by Norah Lofts

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[caption id="attachment_509" align="alignleft" width="143" caption="The Concubine by Norah Lofts"][/caption] By:Carp Eyes Coming - Joy's Teaspoon Official Book Club Tea: English Breakfast (duh) This book is the best of two worlds, part history book and part out of this world romance!  The story of the Tudor era is one of legend and the story has been told in so many ways.  Recently through the Showtime series and a movie with Eric Bana (yes there are other actors in this film but none that matter when Eric Bana is visible) the story has become new and fresh for yet another generation.  Norah...

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Martha and Me and Tea

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by Sarah the Tea Mistress I love to bake! I love tea! I have been working through the recipes in Martha Stewart's Cupcake recipe book. What I love about cupcakes is that you can have a small serving size of dessert and it is just the right amount of dessert to pair with a cup of tea. Of course figuring out what tea pairs best with what cupcake is tough work, but someone has to do it! First up is a Black Forest cupcake. These cupcakes are very rich.  I like a strong black tea with most sweet things and these are...

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Sipping Profiles - Jessica Fletcher

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Subject: Jessica Fletcher Role: Widowed Literature Teacher/ Mystery Writer/ Part-Time Accidental Sleuth Typical Tea Drinking Habits: A pot of tea, a tea cozy and the bumbling sheriff who just needs to talk things out. What we can learn from his/her sipping habits:  Jessica Fletcher may be one of the most dangerous tea guests. Murder seems to follow her no matter where she goes.  But, when it comes to tea this lady really knows her stuff.  Jessica Fletcher knew that when writing a good book, or reading one, tea was far superior to coffee.  When her nerves needed calming nothing was better than...

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