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Tea Company Founded in Connecticut Is Featured At Historic Royal Palaces

Harney & Sons tea is featured in the historic royal palaces in England…that’s right, The Tower of London, Kensington Palace and on and on. The company was founded in 1983, by John Harney in the basement of his house in Salisbury, Connecticut. He was once the proprietor of the White Hart Inn in Salisbury, and when he sold Read more…

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“Steep” By Connecticut’s Bigelow Tea Company

Two Fairfield Companies Join Forces and Bring Refreshing News for the Area Economy Bigelow Tea, the US industry leader in specialty tea, recently announced the introduction of steep by Bigelow, a new line of organic teas with a fresh look and trendy appeal. To bring their new product to market, Fairfield-based Bigelow Tea enlisted the Read more…

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A “Downton Abbey” Tea To Kick Off The Final Season

It is the final and 6th season of the PBS blockbuster “Downton Abbey.” To kick things off on January 3rd, Mercy By The Sea Retreat and Conference Center in Madison, Connecticut is doing an afternoon tea and will be showing the final episode of the last season (season 5) of “Downton Abbey.” Come in all your Edwardian Read more…

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Tea And A Gift Shop In Cromwell

Have you had tea at Tea Roses in Cromwell yet? It’s been in town more than five years serving organic loose leaf teas, they even have their own signature blend called of course “Tea Roses.” They are open from Wednesday thru Saturday, and the menu is extensive, just take a look:           Scone ~ served Read more…

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Downton Abbey Dinner In Seymour, Connecticut

Who doesn’t love the hugely popular television series, “Downton Abbey?” Well you can have a British style 1920’s Downton Abbey dinner at Tea With Tracey in Seymour on April 4th if you like. I have had tea here, and it is a beautiful room. What’s on the menu?  The appetizers are stuffed mushrooms, Entrees are Read more…

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Do Tea Like The Brits Do

Are you kidding me look at this tea spread. Complete with cotton candy. Wow would this be a fun afternoon. In the early 1800s, it was common to eat only two meals a day in England, an early breakfast and late evening meal. But it seems those events were too far apart that there would be Read more…

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Fast Food, New England Style

Want fast food in really cozy surroundings at a good price made in New England? It’s all here at The New England Emporium Eatery & Marketplace. That’s a mouthful of a name alright, but truly descriptive. Some of the foods you can order here to eat are from family recipes, can you believe that? Such Read more…

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