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Joy's Jabberings — spicy pear

Martha Stewart or Clark Griswold?

almond cookie black tea blue beauty oolong chocolate pot de tea Genmaicha JT Herself kirimara white mulled wine red elephant Sencha spicy pear winter wonderland

[caption id="attachment_854" align="alignleft" width="275" caption="Obviously the Griswold's don't live here!"][/caption] Quiz: What Your Holiday Decorations Say About Your Tea Drinking Style by Sarah the Tea Mistress Answer these questions to find out what kind of tea to drink based on how you decorate for the holidays.  The questions and their results have been heavily researched by The New England Journal of That Lady you Just Met and Scientific Proof Magazine. Enjoy! 1. It is time to put up a tree, you: a. Gather up the family and head to the tree lot to find the perfect pine, maybe even to...

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A love affair with Spicy Pear

ExperimenTEA spicy pear

  by Sarah the Tea Mistress I am starting a new series of blog posts where I drink just one tea for a week and work hard to get it just right!  Perfect steep time, additions (sweeteners/milk), and water temperature.   Hopefully you can take my idea of perfect and make it your own. Spicy Pear is a black tea with pear and cinnamon bits.  As I continue my tea affair I am learning more and more about teas, their unique characteristics and what I like.  For one, I am learning that when it comes to black teas I like the...

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Martha and Me and Tea

Cinnamon Roll English Breakfast JT's Kitchen margarets hope Sarah the Tea Mistress spicy pear winter wonderland

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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Bad Romance - Tea Whispers

Bad Romance Sarah the Tea Mistress spicy pear

Foreword by JT Herself Valentine's Day brings out the sappy, romantic in all of us.  Especially those of us that read those trashy novels with the ridiculously oiled up muscle men covers, gratuitous love scenes and complicated plotlines (Insert sarcasm here)!  Not to be outdone, Joy's Teaspoon has opted to create some fantastic stories of our own to ring in Valentine's Day of 2011!  One new story a day ...I expect Harlequin to come knocking any moment now!  enJOY! Tea Whispers by Sarah the Tea Mistress “Shhhhh!” Andrew hissed at the group of rowdy misfits who had hunkered down in the stacks...

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Spicy Pear Wows Again!

Joy's Teaspoon Reviews spicy pear teareviewblog.com the tea review

[caption id="attachment_216" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="Spicy Pear....scrumptious! "][/caption]   It's no secret that we are in love with the newest addition to our tea family!  Spicy Pear smells amazing, looks phenomenal and the flavor is out of this world.  But don't take our word for it!  The Tea Review has been doing a little sipping and they've got something to say about Spicy Pear as well!

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