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Baking with Tea: Tea-Flavored Shortbread Cookies

Of course, we all know that tea is perhaps the world’s greatest beverage.  But, it also adds great flavors to baking, such as cookies.  Below is a recipe for Tea-Flavored Shortbread Cookies from the very goodfood site Fine Cooking.  For this, we if course used a...

Edinburgh Tea Also Makes Great Coffee

Although we dont drink coffee and the focus of our site is Scottish Tea, we would be remiss if we didnt mention that Edinburgh Tea also makes great tasting coffee.  You can see some of their coffees below. We hope everyone dried out yesterday after the weekends...

Tea History: MacLeods of Edinburgh

For the next few months, at the second Monday of each month, we are covering some tea history.    With tea being one of the oldest beverages, there have been a lot of companies in the tea trader.  Below, you can see a label for Early Morn Tea from William MacLeod...

See A Tea Tasting at Edinburgh Tea

Many of the most popular brands of tea are actually blends. Tea companies blend tea leaves from different regions to achieve a specific taste.  Before tea leaves can be blended, they have to be tasted.  Here you can see the beginning of a tasting from Edinburgh Tea....

Tea Smoothie Recipe Using Brodies Tea

This Tea Smoothie is quick, easy to make, taste great and has all the health benefits tea provides.  We tried this tea smoothie recipe with Brodies Famous Edinburgh Tea and it was very good.  If you dont have Brodies Tea, substitute your favorite brand. Tea Smoothie...

Guess the Brand of Tea of Former First Minister?

What is the preferred brand of tea of Scotland’s former First Minester Alex Salmond, Scotland’s First Minister?   In an article by the UK Press Association, Salmond’s office reveals his fondness for Scottish Blend Tea by saying: “. . .  it so happens...

Very Brief History of Brodies Tea

Brodies Tea is still made in Scotland.   The teas come in distinctive drums and are often first seen by vistors to Scotland. Today, Brodie’s is still a family business with over 130 years experience in the art of blending tea. Brodies has been importing and...