TeaHaus owner in Ann Arbor is one of handful of European-trained tea sommeliers living in US
ANN ARBOR, MI -- If there is one thing that Lisa McDonald could teach every TeaHaus customer, it is this: all tea comes from the same plantWhile different gardens may lend different flavors and different processing to different variations, “in the end, it’s the same plant,” McDonald said.mlive.com
Michigan’s Best Local Eats: TeaHaus serves up scones, macarons at Full English Tea
ANN ARBOR, MI -- With 180 teas to choose from, participants in TeaHaus’ Full English Tea can have a different experience every time. The Full English Tea, hosted at TeaHaus’ event location at 211 East Ann Street in Ann Arbor, has been available for 14 years. Although previously offered in its attached dining area, the Full English Tea has been offered in the company’s event space during the coronavirus pandemic. The Full English Tea comes with three tiers of pastries, including five “savories,” two scones and three desserts, McDonald said. Current offerings include French macarons flavored after sweet potato pie or goat cheese and fig, German lebkuchen, and orange cinnamon scones.mlive.com
4 more gift ideas for things you can only get in Ann Arbor
ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Shopping small and shopping local is the name of the game this holiday season. Here are 4 more Ann Arbor gift ideas:FOR THE FOODIEGift cards are always a good go-to, but take your gift-giving to the next level by buying your local friend, family member or loved one dinner. Back in March, Ann Arbor-based organization Save MI Faves made a one-stop-directory for buying gift cards to Ann Arbor and other Michigan businesses and restaurants. FOR THE TEA FANATICWhile coffee shops and cafes get all of the attention, Ann Arbor has a tea-rrific secret, its tea culture. Arbor Teas offers a massive variety of organic and Fair Trade Certified loose leaf teas and teaware.