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Tea on Screen

When I’m not brewing tea, I’m watching movies.  Usually, I’m doing both at the same time.  So when a cup of tea ends up on the screen, my interests come full circle.  Here are my top five favorite tea scenes in the movies. #5 Dolores Umbridge’s Office- Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Don’t let the pink sweater fool you, Professor Umbridge is one of the most insufferable and cruel villains in the Harry Potter series.  However, her office is stunning: talk about teaware-envy!  Her pink-painted tower room is lined with dozens of adorable plates and saucers, and Read More

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#FanaticFriday: Hufflepuff House Blend from The Forest Witch

I’m going to get all ‘Harry Potter on your arses” today and to do that I would like to introduce you to Hufflepuff House Blend from The Forest Witch.  It’s the tea I’m featuring during #FanaticFriday here at Sororitea Sisters! In our home we currently have 4 furkids…3 dogs and a cat.  Hubby and I have jokingly said in the past that Paco our full Chihuahua would probably resided in Hufflepuff while Charlie our feral cat would set up shop in Slytherin.  Riley – our Corgi/Lab mix would most likely fit in with Griffindor.  Finally, Cricket, our Chihuahua/Toy Rat Terrier Read More

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On The Third Day of Christmas, Southern Boy Teas Edition!

This countdown is a bit more difficult for a couple of reasons.  First, it’s iced tea.  I don’t drink a lot of iced tea, especially in the winter, although I certainly do drink some.  But, drinking a whole half a gallon in a day?  No, I don’t usually drink that much each day. It’s also a little more difficult because it takes a little longer to produce a cold-brewed pitcher of iced tea.  It needs to sit and brew for at least a few hours to get full flavor out of the tea when it’s cold-brewed, and I usually leave Read More

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Butterbeer from 52Teas

Tea Information: Leaf Type:  Black Where to Buy:  52Teas (there’s still a few of these in stock, as Frank recently reblended it!) Tea Description: I got my recipe directly from The Three Broomsticks: Premium black teas blended with a bit of essence of rootbeer, a bit of butter vapors, some licorice root, chichory root and a touch of magic. Our Butterbeer tea is the beverage of choice for wizards of all ages, and if you have no idea what I’m referring to, please go on about your muggle life, this blend is for Harry Potter fans only. Well, okay, I Read More