Saturday, January 22, 2011

Twinings Tea




Another memory from the Tea in London Tour 2007.
Nancy Reppert and I visited Twinings (and many other tea places) on our "free day" 
I chose to purchase this tin of tea because this blend  is not avalilable for sale outside the UK.

"Thank God for tea!
What would the world do without tea?
— how did it exist?  I am glad I was not born before tea."
~ Sydney Smith, 1771 - 1845 ~

7 comments:

Martha said...

We do like Twinings. And I have found their Lady Grey over here -- but perhaps the American version is different?

Lady Katherine said...

I love the tin, I sure Lady Grey is wonderful in it, and in your cup! Love for you to join me for Tea Time on Tuesdays. I also love the poem!

Faith Hope Cherrytea ~ said...

we have twinings 'lady grey' in canada as well - haven't seen the pretty tin, but do have it if you need more :))

Faith Hope Cherrytea ~ said...

actually there's a twinings i've hunted for ~ either 'red berries' or 'four red berries'. would love to find that again. it seriously was the BEST i've tasted!

Angela McRae said...

Hey, I've been there! (And it was heavenly!) I love that tin, and like you I bought teas I couldn't find back home. Wouldn't it be great if they opened tea shops here?

Brit Gal Sarah said...

Twinings Tea is the best as far as I am concerned, I love Earl Grey.

Marilyn said...

I have heard so much about Lady Grey, but not had the pleasure of the taste. Love tea tins and this would be a nice one to add to the collection.

 

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