Demmers Teehaus and Beyond

Time once again for a nostalgic nod to Vienna. Hard to believe it’s been 15 years this month since tea bud, Diane, and I visited the golden city of Prague and its elegant counterpart, Vienna. This year, I toast the memories using newly acquired Julius Meinl cups filled with a brew of Monk’s Tea from…

Vienna Revisted

I’ve written several times about my fond memories of tea in Vienna with subsequent tributes to the cafes and teas I discovered there. Who knew I’d be able to revisit the experience in WA? Enter the┬áVienna Coffee Company in Lynnwood, WA. What, might you ask, does coffee have to do with tea? In this case,…

The Art of High Tea

A recent feature in CNTraveler brought back memories of high tea at The Tea Room at Harrods in London. I have never experienced anything as exquisite as the pastries served on that silver tea cart. UNLIMITED pastries, I might add. Ah, those were the days. Anyway, flash forward to 2017 and an architectural inspired array…

A Toast to Vienna

11 years ago today I was sitting in the Golden Hall in Vienna listening to a concert and grinning ear to ear. It was a dream come true moment for me. Every year since then, I revisit that golden moment with my scrapbook and a pot of tea. When I was still in the tea…