posted on Jul, 23 2014 @ 06:50 PM
“Christopher Robin was home by this time, because it was the afternoon, and he was so glad to see them that they stayed there until very nearly
tea-time, and then they had a Very Nearly tea, which is one you forget about afterwards, and hurried on to Pooh Corner, so as to see Eeyore before it
was too late to have a Proper Tea with Owl.”
A A Milne: The House at Pooh Corner
I'd rather have a cup of tea than sex
Home blend, two parts Assam, one part Earl Grey.
Jasmine to accompany Chinese food.
1cup cold black tea
8oz mixed dried fruit
8oz self-raising flour
4oz superfine sugar
1 large beaten egg
2 tablespoons orange marmalade
1.Grease a 1.5lb (675g) loaf tin
2.Preheat oven to 180c or gas 4
3.Place the fruit in a small bowl, pour the cold tea over the top
4.Soak overnight if possible, or until the fruit swells
5.In a bowl combine the flour, sugar, egg and marmalade
6.Then, pour in the fruit and any tea left in the bowl. Stir thoroughly
7.Put into loaf tin and bake in the oven for 1 hour
8.Allow to cool slightly before removing from the tin
Yummy spread with butter and taken with a cup of the steaming brown nectar.