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By Muriel Moffat

A tasty peek on the culture of afternoon tea on the Fairmont Empress resort -- and the enthralling heritage of taking tea.

Muriel Moffat has been sipping tea at Victoria's storied Empress lodge for 60 years -- and sharing all these wonderful cups with 4 generations of Moffats. whilst she poured her love of all issues tea right into a darling little publication, it quickly grew to become a bestseller, with 30,000 copies offered from the cabinets of the Empress reward store in precisely 5 years.

Beautifully redesigned and prepared for its e-book exchange debut, Afternoon Tea deals a peek backstage on the impressive inn, the place afternoon tea has been fascinated by attractiveness and gourmand indulgence given that 1908. incorporated are numerous well-loved recipes from the Tea foyer, which has hosted the likes of Queen Elizabeth II, Rudyard Kipling and Shirley Temple.

This fascinating publication can be a chatty and vibrant heritage of tea and the various rituals surrounding it, guaranteed to entertain the amateur and fanatic alike. Steeped in a love of traditions, Ms. Moffat's loved e-book celebrates a littleknown ritual that can simply be the root of every thing useful -- relations, buddies and, in fact, tea."

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Butter 2 slices light rye bread 1 Blend together grated carrot, cream cheese, mayonnaise and ginger paste. 2 Add salt and pepper to taste. 3 Butter both pieces of light rye bread. 4 Place carrot mixture onto one slice and top with other slice of bread. 5 Cut off crusts and cut sandwich into preferred sizes. ) boneless, skinless chicken leg ½ medium onion, sliced 1 tsp. curry powder ¼ tsp. sage, chopped } ¼ tsp. basil, chopped oil to coat chicken 2 tsp. mango chunks salt & pepper to taste 2 tsp.

7 Place a tablespoon of the filling on one side of the rounds and fold over. 8 Press the edges together and prick the tops. 9 Bake on a greased cookie sheet for 15–20 minutes. indd 46 12/04/12 9:17 AM { } Queen Mary’s Lemon Curd 10 egg yolks 4¼ cups white sugar 1½ cups + 2 tbsp. fresh lemon juice ½ tsp. salt ½ lb. butter peel of 4 lemons 1 packet of gelatin 1 tbsp. cold water 1 Combine egg yolks, sugar and lemon juice in heavybottomed saucepan. 2 Stir mixture over medium heat until almost to a boil.

Indd 45 12/04/12 9:17 AM { } B a n b u r y Ta r t s filling 1 cup seedless raisins, chopped 1 cup sugar 1 egg slightly beaten 1 tbsp. saltine crackers, rolled Pastry 3 cups pastry flour 1 tsp. salt 1 cup shortening 4 tbsp. ice water 1 -2 tbsp. milk juice and rind of 1 lemon 1 Preheat oven to 400°F. 2 Mix all of the filling ingredients together and set aside to prepare pastry. 3 Mix flour and salt and cut in shortening with a pastry blender or two knives until mixture comes together in pea-sized nuggets.

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