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 Vienna Coffee Company in Lynnwood, WA. What, might you ask, does coffee have to do with tea? In this case,…

Tea in BC 2017

It had been almost four years since I last sipped my way through Victoria, BC and I was eager to return. My visit there seven weeks ago didn’t disappoint. Murchie’s, of course, was my first stop. Offering one of the best examples of a modern tea salon steeped in history, an exquisite pastry and pot of Jasmine…

Sunny T-day in Lake O

 A sunny day in Lake Oswego proved perfect fun for me and tea bud, Ann. First stop was Chuck’s Place on B Street. Great to see a display of Dammann Tea – the French tea from Paris that I introduced in Portland 15 years ago. Unfortunately, my favorites weren’t included in the inventory and even though…