Tag: tea

Strawberry and Gin Smash

Strawberry and Gin Smash

Celebrate the start of summer and the Wimbledon tournament with this quintessentially English cocktail made with strawberry, tea and gin – the Strawberry and Gin Smash, aka The Wimbledon. English summer It’s that time of year when every other day we are teased with bright…

Why I love cold brew tea

Why I love cold brew tea

“We interrupt this broadcast to bring you a public service announcement” Just days a go I had my blog schedule for January 2015 all planned out, but seriously this cold brew tea ‘thing’ is just so good I had to write about it! Those of…

[Matcha May] Matcha Tiramisu Cake

[Matcha May] Matcha Tiramisu Cake

Matcha Tiramisu Cake When I heard that teapigs  were holding ‘Matcha May’ I just knew I had to get involved. I am a HUGE matcha fan – obsessed with the stuff – so I dropped them a line and before I knew it a sample…

Tea Smoked Duck with Rice Noodle Salad and a lesson in Mandarin

Tea Smoked Duck with Rice Noodle Salad and a lesson in Mandarin

新年快樂! Xīn Nián Kuài Lè! (Happy New Year!) Ok, so it’s not quite Chinese New Year yet (the festival starts on 10th Feb this year) but I get excited about these things. Not least because I am obsessed with all things Chinese! I thought it’d be…