Over the Teacups

Giving Voice to the Tea Industry

Cool Ideas for Making Iced Tea

Simple and fresh iced tea for spring? Absolutely! There¬†are many¬†beautiful sunny days that are just perfect for iced tea. In the Pacific Northwest, we amend the comment to beautiful sunny days here and there. Tea leaves are a wide variety and flavored teas expand the possibilities even further. As a standalone beverage, it’s thirst-quenching but […]

Top Five Cuppas Around the World

Did you know that tea is the second most consumed beverage in the world? Besides water, tea is a daily staple for most cultures. Some spice it, some chill it, some folks even butter it! Since the 10th century BC when the Chinese began honing this fragrant, restorative draught, it has taken many forms. Here […]

Earl Grey Cranberry Tea Bread Recipe

Earl Grey Cranberry Tea Bread Recipe – Earl Grey tea seems to always go well with fruits or citrus of any kind including oranges and cranberries. Any time of year is cranberry time and the new flavored dried cranberries are wonderful. Substitute Pomegranate or Blueberry Cranberries for a tweak, allow the bread to dry and then give it a sparse drizzly swiggle of royal icing.