15 minutes
not hot
you call that tea

To quote our favorite bible on tea by Mariage Freres, one needs approximately three centuries of savoir-faire” to make a decent cup of tea.

Enter our tea sampler puppets. As they are individually seated before a hand made tea cup and await service, the delicate process unfolds. Again I qiote:

The people who make and serve tea in Mariage Freres” various tearooms all readily recount, with a smile, the dissatisfaction of certain first-time customers.

And here they are, caught on a hidden camera and chronicled for all eternity…

Please click on the smaller images for easier reading of this dramatic tea-scented saga!