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Christmas Brews—A Jolly Treat

It’s the most wonderful time of the year…until it comes to figuring out who’s hosting Christmas lunch, where did the wrapping paper go, and ‘what do you mean I’m in charge of the prawns?’

A Cup of Christmas Cheer

  Finding its origins in Medieval Germany, Christmas tea was first made by village farmers who blended ale with mulling spices in the hope of inspiring a fruitful harvest the following year.   When this tradition arrived in England, townsfolk would walk door-to-door singing and  offering a wassail bowl of this spiced beverage to their […]