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Harney & Sons Tea

Making tea is a family affair with royal rewards at Harney & Sons.

Ahmad Tea: A Family Affair

Text by Britt Stafford Photography courtesy of Ahmad Tea One family’s mission to sell quality teas             For more than three decades, UK-based Ahmad Tea has strived to...
Harney & Sons

Elyse & John: The Love Story Behind Harney & Sons Teas

Text by James Norwood Pratt • Photography Courtesy of Elyse Harney Elyse and John Harney are still a team, even now, several years after John’s death on...
Piper & Leaf

Piper & Leaf: Building a Sense of Community

By Betty Terry • Photography by Jim Bathie Newcomers find there is a lot to like about Huntsville, Alabama, a former cotton town founded in 1805. Transformed into...
Lipton Tea: Direct from the Gardens to the Cup

Lipton Tea: Direct from the Gardens to the Cup

Thomas Lipton revolutionized the tea industry in the 1880s by purchasing his own tea gardens and eliminating the middle man.
Nina’s Marie-Antoinette

Nina’s Marie-Antoinette

A French Tea House with Royal Charm Text by Britt E. Stafford • Photography Courtesy of Nina’s of Paris A short stroll from some of Paris’s popular...

The Porcelain Dynasty: Replacements, Ltd.

By Faith Morgan • Photography by John O’Hagan Bob Page has been easing the heartbreak of shattered teacups and misplaced sugar tongs for more than...
Simpson & Vail's retail shop in Brookfield, Connecticut

Simpson & Vail Teas

Simpson & Vail Teas' roots go back to 1904 when it was founded by Augustus M. Walbridge as a green coffee mercantile in New York City.
Stephen Twining

Meet Steven Twining

Today Stephen Twining serves as director of public relations for Twinings, the venerable British tea company that his seven times great grandfather founded in 1706.
Capital Teas

Capital Teas

Manelle Martino and her husband, Peter, opened their first Capital Teas shop on a corner where two of the oldest streets in Annapolis meet.

Latest Recipes

Come to My Tea Party

The Secret Garden tea

Tea in The Secret Garden

Wildflowers Tea

Wildflowers Tea

A Grand Birthday Tea