This past weekend I made the trek to Brooklyn for the annual Coffee & Tea Festival NYC. Here's the tea on one of my favorite local events.
Last week I attended a tea and cheese pairing with the French Cheese Board and Harney & Sons. My favorite pairing was Comté and a smoky Lapsang Souchong.
My family and friends threw me a wonderful tea party themed bridal shower. They even brewed fresh iced tea for the affair! I thought it might be fun to share a quick post with some of the highlights as well as a few of the tea related gifts that I received.
Since I missed World Tea Expo this year I am going through some major "con" withdrawals. The Summer Fancy Food Show was held at the Javits Center in NYC this past weekend so I figured that I should check out all of the tea companies exhibiting there.
A wonderful afternoon of tea with friends in NYC; courtesy of La Colombe, Rishi Tea, and the International Culinary Center.
It’s not often that a Kickstarter impresses me but as soon as I saw Pret-A-Matcha, I knew that I needed this bottle in my life. Matcha is a constant in my routine and I rely on it a lot to get me through a hectic work schedule. Not long after I discovered Pret-A-Matcha on Instagram, tea friend Alexis of Teaspoons and Petals reached out with an invite to their Kickstarter launch party. The party was hosted at Luv Tea, an adorable bubble tea shop located in the West Village. I had been meaning to stop in there for ages but just never got around to it before. They have a small selection of…