Topics :: tea

Bubble and Squeak: England’s Comeback Cuisine Makes Its Mark

By Laura Grimmer | Friday Apr 4, 2014
While previously we Americans might have been jealous of the British for their dry sense of humor and their gin, we were always confident in one thing: Our food was better. No more. The British culinary scene is not on its way -- it has arrived.

Oprah Gives Starbucks Tea a Celebrity Shot

By Candic Choi | Thursday Mar 20, 2014
Oprah Winfrey announced that Oprah Teavana Chai Tea will be sold at Starbucks cafes beginning April 29.

Starbucks Unveils Tea Bar in New York City

By Candice Choi | Thursday Oct 24, 2013
Starbucks is opening a new cafe in New York City, and it won’t serve any coffee. The Seattle-based company on Thursday plans to open its first Teavana "tea bar," where people can order specialty drinks and small dishes in a trendy, cafe-like setting.

A Temple of Tea

By Laura Grimmer | Tuesday Feb 26, 2013
Le Palais des Thés is part of a growing trend of high-quality tea retailers who are bringing their passion to the U.S. market through beautifully designed retail stores as well as convenient online shopping.

Holiday Cocktails from the Nation’s First Tea Sommelier

Monday Dec 17, 2012
This year, Numi has teamed up with the nation’s first tea sommelier, James Labe, to offer a number of ingenious concoctions that will warm the body and entice the senses this holiday season.

Festive Holiday Tea in London

Friday Dec 7, 2012
Under the sparkling Baccarat chandelier, guests can relax in the serene and elegant winter wonderland surroundings of The Lobby Lounge as they search for the season’s first snowfall through the glass domed ceiling.

Tea at The Lambs Club

By Mark Thompson | Thursday Oct 4, 2012
Named for Charles Lamb, the renowned 19th-century London drama critic and eminent essayist, The Lambs Club, located in The Chatwal New York, recently introduced an Afternoon Tea service featuring Grand Crus teas from the renowned house Le Palais des Thés.

Legendary Tea Room, Angelina, Opens New Branch in Paris

Friday Mar 30, 2012
The vibrant Parisian shopping destination, recently lauded for having one of the largest shoe departments in the world, just opened a new branch of the famous Paris tea room, restaurant, and boutique, Angelina.

Springtime Is the Right Time: Grooming & Gift Guide 2012

By Mark Thompson | Saturday Mar 3, 2012
Spring cleaning isn’t only for your closets. Springtime is the right time to clean up your life. Cleanse your pores while cleaning up the clutter. Then, cleanse the medicine cabinet; it’s time to make room for some new product.

The Timeless Traditions of Tea Time

Friday Nov 26, 2010
Nothing says style and elegance quite like a proper tea service. It’s a timeless tradition that many aficionados consider something of a cure all. Sunday Morning’s Serena Altschul reports.