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Old 04-26-2011, 11:28 AM   #1
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Having tea for the Royal Wedding?

Are you having a tea in honor of the Royal Wedding? What are you having for your tea?

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Old 04-26-2011, 12:32 PM   #2
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Coverage starts at 4am I think... I am having sleep.
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Old 04-26-2011, 01:26 PM   #3
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Coverage starts at 1am here.....I'm setting it to record, so I can watch when I get up. Yes, I've bought into the hype and looking forward to it.
I only like my tea iced. No crumpets thank you.
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Old 04-26-2011, 02:10 PM   #4
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Coverage starts at 1am here.....I'm setting it to record, so I can watch when I get up. Yes, I've bought into the hype and looking forward to it.
I only like my tea iced. No crumpets thank you.
Ahhh Kayelle no crumpets? I love them toasted,buttered and then ya put several slices of canadian bacon sauteed in butter on top YUM
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Old 04-26-2011, 02:44 PM   #5
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It appears interest in this event is divided along gender lines.
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Old 04-26-2011, 03:17 PM   #6
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Andy, not quite. I certainly won't be getting up at 4 to watch the extravaganza nor will I be having a tea in their honor. It really gets me that it was a major deal for Diana to be checked out by a doctor to prove she was a virgin and these two have been living together for who knows how long.
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Old 04-26-2011, 03:27 PM   #7
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Andy, not quite. I certainly won't be getting up at 4 to watch the extravaganza nor will I be having a tea in their honor. It really gets me that it was a major deal for Diana to be checked out by a doctor to prove she was a virgin and these two have been living together for who knows how long.

Well, mine was just a general observation. As with all general observations (including this one), there are exceptions.

About the rest of it, I may not approve but no one cares what I think. It's part of their tradition and if you want to play you have to agree to the rules.
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Old 04-26-2011, 03:27 PM   #8
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I'll have George T. Stagg with one lump of ice the night before.......
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Old 04-26-2011, 03:38 PM   #9
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I doubt I'll have tea in their honor, but I'll certainly have a glass of wine!

...any excuse for a glass of wine!
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Old 04-26-2011, 04:41 PM   #10
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Clotted cream substitute

I am committed to providing the food for my wife's Royal Wedding party Friday at 4AM. I am making the traditional tea served at the Hotel Dorchester in London.

One problem. I have not been able to find clotted cream and I understand why. But I have found Double Devonshire Cream. It is really thick and creamy but not very sweet.

If I mixed up some heavy whipping cream to very stiff peaks do you think I might be able to fold in the Devonshire cream and have the mixture hole the volume for a few hours?
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