October 07, 2011
A wonderful time to celebrate the season, to give thanks for our freedom and abundance
The finest teas in the world has now arrived in Canada: With the arrival of TWG Tea at The Urban Tea Merchant, there are over 200 new luxury teas to stimulate your senses.
Our Tea Ambassadors invite you to come in for a tea tasting; take in the tea aroma’s of exotic fruits, flowers and spices from far off lands; taste rare teas from the fine harvest gardens in the world; experience the luxury of TWG Tea.
For the Thanksgiving “Harvest” celebration, we are currently featuring a Harvest Afternoon Tea Service.
add a glass of Veuve de Cliquot Champagne ($26) to your Harvest Afternoon Tea Service (Alberni Street only)
5 spice pumpkin cassoulet with Dragon Gate tea infusion
selection of tea sandwiches
smoked cheddar cheese with autumn dried fruit compote
with Secret of Vietnam tea infusion
poached pear with roasted turkey breast
with Red of Africa tea infusion
winter vegetable ratatouille with Houjicha tea infusion
canapés - endive and blue cheese & prawn cocktail
chocolate dipped gooseberry
TWG Tea infused macaron
ginger & orange scone with devon crème & strawberry jam
a unique blend of black tea with notes of fruits and flowers from the a whimsical reminiscence of legendary knights and dames, this black tea is blended by TWG Tea with brilliant notes of cinnamon and almond and a scattering of blue cornflowers to conquer and enrapture.
Race Day Tea
an enthusiastic combination that embodies energy and vivaciousness. This full-bodied black tea is highlighted by the elegant aroma of spices, the tartness of wild berries and fleeting accents of caramel. A tea of anticipation.