Monday, July 8, 2013

Sweet Remembrances Afternoon Tea

 Afternoon tea at Nancy Reppert's Sweet Remembrances Tea Room 
is so very special.  Nancy's Tea Room in Mechanicsburg is a "must" 
for tea lovers visiting the Harrisburg, PA area.  
Rose Jory, in the photo above, 
also a member of the Afternoon Tea Across America online group,
just happened to be visiting the area at the same time we were there.  
How exciting and special to be able to meet Rose at Nancy's for this special tea!
Nancy set a beautiful blue and white table for our party of seven.  
 The flowers in the pretty teapot centerpiece are from the garden behind 
Sweet Remembrances and The Rosemary House
her sister Susanna's herb and gift shop.  
 Our tea began with each guest selecting a pot tea from the extensive tea list. 
I must add a little fun side note here:  
Austin helped Nancy's niece Angelica prepare and serve tea.  
Our tea meal began with a 
Raspberry, Raisin, and Walnut Salad
served with Raspberry Dressing 
The recipe is in Nancy's Sweet Remembrances Recipe Collection,
available for sale from her tea room and online

After the delicious salads,  
the three tier tea trays with tea sandwiches, scones, fresh fruit, and desserts
were brought to the table

And, just for me a delicious Gluten Free!
And, all the sweets on the three tier server were Gluten Free, too.
How special was that?!?
Nancy asks if guests have dietary restrictions when they make reservations.

Our family thoroughly enjoyed tea time at Sweet Remembrances Tea Room
with Nancy, Angelica and Susanna.  

After tea we shopped next door at The Rosemary House,
then had to say goodbye to my good friend
and roommate from our memorable 2007 Tea in London Tour.

Visit Nancy and her sister Susanna's Blog 


Ruthie Miller said...

Dear Linda,
How wonderful for you to get to Nancy's tea place It looks wonderful in every way and the food looks quite delish too. I love her table setting and the smiles on you gals!
:) from Ruthie of Lady B's Time for Tea

Anonymous said...

I have been to the Rosemary House but haven't yet been to the tea room. I think I must make it a point to go there soon. So glad you had a nice time.

Antiques And Teacups said...

Wonderful! I have always wished I were close enough to visit myself. So glad you can and post the photos!

Lavender Cottage said...

Looks like a wonderful tea together with scrumptious food.

Angela McRae said...

How fun to see two of my favorite tea ladies together! Not a bit surprised to hear she made your teatime special!

Marilyn said...

Oh I just love seeing more of this special visit. Everything just is lovely and isn't it the best to enjoy tea friends in person?

Rosemary said...

Wonderful friends! Lovely memories! Fun post!

Bernideen said...

Her afternoon tea foods looked very special! A lovely reunion!

Bernideen said...

Her afternoon tea foods looked very special! A lovely reunion!


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