Although tea is brewed and mixed and appreciated on virtually every continent, most tea parlors
in this country follow the English style of brewing and serving the ubiquitous beverage.
Walk into any coffee shop or tea parlor
, and you've a myriad of choices for your tea or coffee addiction.
We just collect cookbooks," explained Ellen Lilja, who operates the tea parlor and dinner theater with husband Bill in the historic Flinn block in downtown Albany.
Sugar plum tea is by far our most favored herbal tisane (infusion)," explained Barbara Brown, proprietor of this 30-seat tea parlor and bakery.
Everything here is done by hand and heart, really," said Jess French, who helps owner Ruthie Ballenger run this casually off-beat tea parlor and antiques emporium.
The expanded Ikebukuro store -- which occupies 10 floors -- has tables and chairs on each floor for use by customers and a tea parlor
on the fourth floor.
Nom Wah Tea Parlor
at 13 Doyers Street near Pell Street also felt DOH's wrath.
She's taken those same memories of afternoon teas with her to Knoxville, by opening up a tea parlor
with her best friend, Hayzen.
If your tea parlor serves a full lunch, that includes meat and vegetables, a deep, black tea, like a Kenyan, would match well with your lunch specials.
When she hosts holiday, bridal and baby showers at her tea parlor, she always works with a theme.
Recently, she opened another small tea parlor, located in the large, front-window room in the same building which houses A Perfect Blend's tea bar and Victorian tearoom.
She states that knowledge is the key to success when selling tea products in the gift area of a tea parlor.
What makes Taylors of Harrogate a popular tea in tea parlors, and a favorite tea that avid American tea drinkers love to buy?