picnic tea

Picnic Tea

Photography by William Dickey Recipe Development/Food Styling by Janet Lambert • Styling by Lucy W. Herndon Pack your wicker basket with a combination of durable and delicate...

Mother’s Day Tribute Tea

Thank the special women in your life with an afternoon tea brimming with decadence and delicacies.Scone Course Serve our delicious Apricot–Sour Cream Scones alongside Simpson & Vail’s...

Delicious Ways to Honor Mom

Delicate bone china, pretty spring flowers, and delicious recipes add up to a wonderful way to celebrate mom on Mother's Day.
May Day Tea

May Day Tea

“The world’s favorite season is the spring. All things seem possible in May.” —Edwin Way Teale April showers bring May flowers, or so they say. And...
A Simply Splendid Easter Tea

A Simply Splendid Easter Tea

On this holiday dedicated to rebirth and renewal, rejoice with family and friends with a menu full of refreshing, seasonal fare. Scone Course Begin your tea with...
Teatime for Tee Time

Teatime for Tee Time

“To find a man’s true character, play golf with him.”  —P. G. Wodehouse Welcome spring with an unexpected culinary ode to one of America’s most beloved sporting...
An Irish Menu for St. Patrick's Day

An Irish Menu for St. Patrick’s Day

Everyone has a wee bit of Irish in them on St. Patrick's Day. Celebrate it with our menu for a St. Patrick's Day tea.
Mardi Gras Tea

Mardi Gras Tea

Laissez les bons temps rouler as you celebrate with afternoon tea!   Mardi Gras is around the corner on March 5 and it's the perfect reason to...
A Rosy Valentine Afternoon Tea

Rosy Valentine’s Day Tea

A Victorian-style afternoon tea, complete with an exuberance of pale-pink and deep-rose blooms, is the perfect setting to celebrate the beauty of friendship for...
A Wintertide Teatime

A Wintertide Teatime

"If you are cold, tea will warm you; if you are too heated, it will cool you; if you are depressed, it will cheer you;...

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