Tea Time in Alberta

55 Places to Discover Your Favourite Tea

By (author): Mary Oakwell
ISBN 9781894739092
Softcover | Publication Date: June 11, 2007
Book Dimensions: 5.5 in x 8.5 in
128 Pages

About the Book

Containing inviting descriptions of fifty-four of Alberta’s best tea houses, their specialties, special teas, foods, ambience and giftware, Tea Time in Alberta: 55 Places to Discover Your Favourite Tea is an indispensable companion for locals and tourists, city-dwellers and inveterate travellers alike. Besides detailed descriptions, the book contains maps and directions, explanatory notes about tea varieties, herbal teas, and brewing methods and paraphernalia, favourite tea quotes, and best of all, fifteen of the best recipes from selected Alberta tea houses.

About the Author(s)

Mary Oakwell was born in Surrey, England and emigrated to Canada in 1957. She has been working on a variety of writing projects and is the author of Tea Time in Alberta: 55 Places to Discover your Favourite Tea. When she's not writing, travelling around the province or taking history classes at the University of Alberta, she can be found at the top of a ladder with hammer or paintbrush in hand, renovating her home.


“You don’t need to drink tea to enjoy Tea Time in Alberta . . . it is a terrific resource for the armchair traveller as well . . . This is a book to dip into again and again.” —Legacy Magazine