A friend introduced me to blooming teas. They start as small hand tied balls of tea leaves. When you pour steaming water into the pot, they slowly bloom into this amazing work of art. This is the Strawberry Misaki Blooming Tea from Teavana.
Lebanese Tea ~ ~ ~ A light and refreshing version of iced tea that is served at all the local Greek and Lebanese restaurants. I was quite surprised to discover that this recipe actually originated in the New Orleans / Baton Rouge area. The pine nuts don't