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Category: Things we love | Posted on: July 12, 2013

The Taste Café at Chesil Beach

Our blogger Fran recently discovered a lovely café right on one of the most beautiful spots in all of Dorset – Chesil Beach! With amazing views and scrummy cakes, the Taste Café at Chesil Beach is a great place to relax and watch the world go by…

Here are some of Fran’s snaps:


The view from the café…

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Category: Magical Teapot Tour | Posted on: July 5, 2013

The magical teapot hits the road…

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As we type, a very special new member of the Clipper family is being wrapped up and shipped over to Hampton Court for the flower show next week…finally the Clipper Teapot Tour hits the road! Over 19 days and 7 locations, our magical teapot will be surprising crowds and we will be giving away lots of free tea. We even have a giant Tea Cup Carousel which you can spin to win lovely Clipper cups.
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Category: Recipes | Posted on: July 3, 2013

Mrs Simkins’ Wedding Day Cupcakes


These have the most delicious, understated, and elusive raspberry flavour and are golden brown in colour. The pale peachy-pink buttercream looks very sophisticated and wedding-like. You may like to bake them in gold paper cake cases to add to the sense of occasion. Serve with a pot of Clipper Darjeeling which goes perfectly: it’s often referred to as the Champagne of teas!


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