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TeaTime Teatime Holidays 2019

TeaTime is America's #1 magazine for tea enthusiasts- and now you can enjoy every single page on your tablet! The magazine shares inspirational tea-party menues, recipes, and table-setting ideas, tea focused destinations and events, tea traditions and much more. Every issue of TeaTime magazine includes tea pairings and expert advice, ideas for creating beautiful tablescapes, and fascinating articles on tea experiences across the world!

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“the most wonderful time of the year”

is close at hand, and celebrating the holidays of the season with afternoon tea is a marvelous way to show your love and appreciation to family and friends. This curated collection of recipes for delectable tea foods and inspiring ideas for festive table settings will make planning and hosting each tea party a joy. Whether you observe Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Christmas, or New Year’s Eve, the 10 menus in this special collector’s issue, along with expert recommendations on which teas to pair with each course, make it easy to decide what to serve. Our “Tea-Steeping Guide” on page 8 reminds you that not all tea is prepared in the same way, and it lists six steps for making a great pot of the beverage. And if you’re concerned about entertaining guests who…

2 Min.
tea-steeping guide

WATER Always use the best water possible. If the water tastes good, so will your tea. If that is not the case, then bottled spring water is a nice alternative. Heat the water on the stove top or in an electric kettle to the desired temperature. A microwave oven is not recommended. TEMPERATURE Heating the water to the correct temperature is arguably one of the most important factors in making a great pot of tea. Pouring boiling water on green, white, and oolong tea leaves can result in a very unpleasant brew. In general, use 170°-to-195° water for these delicate tea types, and always refer to the tea purveyor’s packaging for specific instructions. Reserve boiling (212°) water for black and pu-erh teas, as well as herbal and fruit tisanes. TEAPOT If the teapot you plan…

11 Min.
a golden thanksgiving tea

Menu SCONE Butternut Squash Scones Hazelnut Black Tea SAVORIES Apple-Thyme Turkey Tea Sandwiches Bacon Jam & Brussels Sprouts Squares Ham & Cornbread Canapés with Leek-Chive Butter China Cangyuan Yunnan Organic Black Tea SWEETS Ginger-Rooibos Crème Brûlée Tartlets Almond, Cranberry & Chocolate Oat Squares Sweet Potato Cakes with Toasted Meringue Special Orange Blend Tea Tea Pairings by Simpson & Vail 800-282-8327 • svtea.com Butternut Squash Scones Makes 16 1 small butternut squash (approximately 1 pound)2 cups all-purpose flour¼ cup plus 2 tablespoons granulated sugar1 tablespoon baking powder1 tablespoon chopped fresh sage½ teaspoon salt½ teaspoon ground cinnamon½ cup cold unsalted butter, cubed¼ cup plus 1 tablespoon heavy whipping cream, divided1 large egg2 tablespoons cane sugar • Preheat oven to 400°. Line a rimmed baking sheet with foil. • Using a sharp knife, cut squash in half lengthwise. Using a spoon, scoop out and discard seeds. Place squash halves, cut sides down,…

11 Min.
a happy, hearty hanukkah tea

Menu SCONE Ginger-Walnut Scones with Honey Butter Earl Grey Superior Black Tea SAVORIES Beet Latkes with Horseradish Crème Fraîche Spinach-Artichoke Tartlets Smoked Trout Toasts with Pickled Red Onion Golden Treasure Black Tea SWEETS Raspberry Rugelach Pinwheels Chocolate Macaroon Tartlets Sufganiyot with Blueberry Cream Pouchong Oolong Sweet Jade Dew Tea Pairings by Grace Tea Company 978-635-9500 • gracetea.com Ginger-Walnut Scones Makes 9 2 cups all-purpose flour2½ teaspoons baking powder1 teaspoon packed orange zest½ teaspoon salt½ teaspoon ground ginger5 tablespoons cold unsalted butter, cubed¼ cup finely chopped toasted walnuts¼ cup finely chopped crystallized ginger½ cup plus 1 tablespoon cold heavy whipping cream, divided2 tablespoons clover honeyGarnish: white sparkling sugar • Preheat oven to 375°. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper. • In a large bowl, whisk together flour, baking powder, orange zest, salt, and ground ginger. Using a pastry blender or 2 forks, cut in cold butter until it…

8 Min.
tea around the advent wreath

Menu SCONE Cinnamon Chip Scones with Mock Clotted Cream Vietnam Red Oolong SAVORIES Salmon Salad Tea Sandwiches Mushroom-Gruyère Swirls Kale-Cabbage Slaw in Frico Cups Organic Sweet Colombian Black Tea (Wiry 2) SWEETS Currant-Orange Pound Cakes Lemon, Ginger & Pistachio Bark Pear Linzer Cookies Coconut Macaroon Green Rooibos Tea Tea Pairings by Simpson & Vail 800-282-8327 • svtea.com “Mark the season of Advent by loving and serving others with God’s own love and concern.”—MOTHER TERESA, ST. TERESA OF CALCUTTA Cinnamon Chip Scones Makes 10 2½ cups all-purpose flour⅓ cup granulated sugar2¼ teaspoons baking powder½ teaspoon salt4 tablespoons cold unsalted butter, cut into pieces½ cup cinnamon morsels*1 cup plus 2 tablespoons cold heavy whipping cream, divided½ teaspoon vanilla extract • Preheat oven to 350°. Line a rimmed baking sheet with parchment paper. • In a large bowl, whisk together flour, sugar, baking powder, and salt. Using a pastry blender or 2…

9 Min.
dreaming of a pink christmas

Menu SCONE Lord Baltimore Scones Holiday Fruit & Spice Blend SAVORIES Beef Wellington Bites Herbed Goat Cheese, Tomato & Potato Tartlets Brie, Winter Fruit & Chicken Tea Sandwiches Brandy Oolong SWEETS Spiced Cakelets Orange-Infused Pink Meringue Drops Green Velvet Crinkle Cookies Compagnie Coloniale Thé de Noël Tea Pairings by Mark T. Wendell Tea Company 978-635-9200 • marktwendell.com Lord Baltimore Scones Makes 14 2 cups all-purpose flour¼ cup granulated sugar1 tablespoon baking powder½ teaspoon baking soda¼ teaspoon salt½ cup cold unsalted butter, cubed¾ cup dried tart cherries½ cup chopped lightly toasted pecans½ cup white chocolate morsels½ cup plus 1 tablespoon cold whole buttermilk, divided1 large egg, lightly beaten • Preheat oven to 375°. Line a rimmed baking sheet with parchment paper. • In a large bowl, whisk together flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, and salt. Using a pastry blender or 2 forks, cut in cold butter until it resembles…