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There's ALWAYS room for Flummery!

There's ALWAYS room for Flummery!

Who wouldn't love to have a dinner with Mr. Darcy?  Well, you better familiarize yourself with whats being served, because a Regency table is quite different from your 21st Century menu that you will be eating tonight. Meals were exponentially more ornamental than even the finest Michelin starred restaurant.  Meat pies, biscuits and even desserts took on an almost theatrical presentation to the table. One of the greatest and most versatile performers was the flummery. Flummery is a white jelly, which was formed into a limitless variety of  elegant molds and shapes. It is creamy in taste, but not as...

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Pembertea Peach Ice Tea

fruit iced tea low calorie peach summertime

Pembertea Peach Ice Tea

When the farmers market has some reeeeeally ripe peaches, it practically calls out for some sweet summer peach iced tea! You can make this with or without sugar, because the natural sweetness of the peaches will satisfy any sweet tooth. First, you make your simple peach syrup.Ingredients: 2-3 peaches – sliced or small cubes 1 cup of sugar (optional) 1 cup of water To make the syrup, place water, peaches and optional sugar in saucepan and heat over medium heat. Stir until sugar dissolves and peaches are tender. Using a fork, mash the peaches against the side of the saucepan...

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10 Signs You May Be Addicted to Jane Austen

10 Signs You May Be Addicted to Jane Austen

YES, it’s a legitimate addiction. And NO, I do not want to know the cure. You’ve read “The Mysteries of Udolpho” just because you wanted to see if it was as scandalous as they say. Bonus points if the same holds true for “The Mystery of the Forest” You have at least one copy of every book Jane wrote but that doesn’t stop you from buying more (same goes for all the DVDs - even if the movie was awful!) You're still a little angry at Cassandra Austen for burning all those letters You think empire waists are flattering and would...

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Let's Do This!

Let's Do This!

I am pleased to roll out the new Pembertea website - where you can order our Books, Tea & Jane Austen Subscription Boxes, check out our exclusive products, see the sneak previews of the next boxes and update your customer accounts!  Pembertea is my passion!  I LOVE Jane Austen - books & film!  To be able to shop for Janeite products and share them every month with fellow Austen fans is a dream come true. My goal is to provide you with awesome items that will make you feel like every Pembertea box is like your birthday morning! I am...

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