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Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea

A History

  • Author: Julia Skinner
  • Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
  • ISBN: 1442271027
  • Category: Cooking
  • Page: 244
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Afternoon Tea focuses on the history and development of afternoon tea. While other books focus on etiquette, recipes, or a few notable figures, this book offers a more in-depth consideration of the meal by discussing its intersections with English colonialism, its changes over time, and its regional variations.

Traditional Afternoon Tea

Traditional Afternoon Tea

  • Author: Martha Day
  • Publisher: Anness Pub Limited
  • ISBN: 9780754821700
  • Category: Cooking
  • Page: 64
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Indulge in the classic celebration of afternoon tea with 35 delectable recipes.

An Afternoon Tea of Beijing Opera Tidbits

An Afternoon Tea of Beijing Opera Tidbits

  • Author: Chengbei Xu
  • Publisher: LONG RIVER PRESS
  • ISBN: 9781592650576
  • Category: Drama
  • Page: 163
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"On the Beijing opera stage, every human sound uttered is song, and every movement is dance; realism is taboo and real-life objects are banned." In fascinating detail, jingju aficionado Chengbei Xu, examines the cultural and artistic themes of Beijing Opera. Xu's expert eye unveils the mystery through a dizzying array of observations that only an experienced opera-goer can spot: themes and stories, characters, movement, makeup, props, action, voice, and music. Filled with color performance photos, this is an indispensable reference and definitive guide to perhaps the pinnacle of Chinese performance art.

The Book of Afternoon Tea

The Book of Afternoon Tea

  • Author: Lesley Mackley
  • Publisher: Penguin
  • ISBN: 9781557880468
  • Category: Cooking
  • Page: 120
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Now cooks everywhere can master the time-honored tradition of afternoon tea. Over 100 delicious, illustrated recipes teach the art of preparing traditional tea cakes and sandwiches and offer contemporary alternatives. Mackley tells how to brew the perfect cup of tea, covers the myriad of teas available, and presents menu suggestions. Color photographs.

Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea

Delicious cakes, pastries, biscuits and savouries for every day and special occasions

  • Author: Sue Simkins
  • Publisher: Hachette UK
  • ISBN: 0716023768
  • Category: Cooking
  • Page: 192
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This book contains a fascinating collection of delicious recipes for every kind of tea you could imagine, whether it is simple tea and biscuits, traditional afternoon tea, or a more substantial high tea for the children. You’ll also find lots of ideas for special occasion teas such as children’s parties and christenings. It includes Sandwiches and savouries Cakes, buns and scones Pastries and biscuits There is also an overview of all the different kinds of tea available to drink plus lemonade recipes for summer tea in the garden.

Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea

A Timeless Tradition

  • Author: Muriel Moffat
  • Publisher: Douglas & McIntyre
  • ISBN: 177100052X
  • Category: Cooking
  • Page: 59
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A delectable peek at the tradition of afternoon tea at the Fairmont Empress Hotel -- and the enchanting history of taking tea Muriel Moffat has been sipping tea at Victoria's storied Empress Hotel for 60 years -- and sharing all those lovely cups with four generations of Moffats. When she poured her love of all things tea into a darling little book, it soon became a bestseller, with 30,000 copies sold from the shelves of the Empress gift shop in just five years. Beautifully redesigned and ready for its book trade debut, Afternoon Tea offers a peek behind the curtain at the magnificent hotel, where afternoon tea has been taken with elegance and gourmet indulgence since 1908. Included are several well-loved recipes from the Tea Lobby, which has hosted the likes of Queen Elizabeth II, Rudyard Kipling and Shirley Temple. This charming book is also a chatty and colourful history of tea and the many rituals surrounding it, sure to entertain the novice and enthusiast alike. Steeped in a love of traditions, Ms. Moffat's beloved book celebrates a littleknown ritual that may just be the foundation of everything worthy -- family, friends and, of course, tea."

Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea

  • Author: Jane Pettigrew
  • Publisher: Jarrold Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781841651439
  • Category: Cooking
  • Page: 80
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Explores the history of tea, from making and serving tea to tea-drinking etiquette and the paraphernalia used.

Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: Hachette UK
  • ISBN: 1907428534
  • Category: Cooking
  • Page: 120
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Afternoon Tea is every woman's dream book, as delightful to look at as it is to cook from. Think finger sandwiches, scones, pastries, cakes, biscuits and slices. Think linen tablecloths and fine china, proper tea made in a teapot, a group of your best friends gathered round, and lots of gossip. Here's your chance to spoil yourself with cucumber sandwiches, chocolate éclairs and raspberry cream sponge. Teatime will never be the same again.

Afternoon Tea in Heaven

Afternoon Tea in Heaven

Conversations with the Spirit World as Experienced by Nanette Adams

  • Author: Nanette Adams
  • Publisher: Ste Pub
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Page: 276
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This compilation of channeled information occurred during weekly sessions over a 12-year period, during which spirits communicated with a group of dedicated people in Cape Town, South Africa. Some of the better-known souls that came through were Winston Churchill, Mahatma Gandhi, Sarojini Naidu, Gertrude Lawrence, and Olive Schreiner.