Showing posts from August, 2015

August Tea News

Tea Time In August..
Some people would say it is too hot to enjoy an afternoon tea in the summer time. I say " Nonsense! It is the perfect time to enjoy your tea in the garden, amongst the flowers or under that shady weeping willow tree. Put on your lightest summer sun dress and straw hat and "Invite a friend for afternoon tea".

Summer Tea Sandwiches Recipe
These dainty finger sandwiches are perfect for casual picnics or luncheons. Tarragon-seasoned chicken complements cucumber and cantaloupe slices. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen
Ingredients1/2 teaspoon dried tarragon1/2 teaspoon salt, divided1/4 teaspoon pepper1 pound boneless skinless chicken breasts1/2 cup reduced-fat mayonnaise1 tablespoon finely chopped red onion1 teaspoon dill weed1/2 teaspoon lemon juice24 slices soft multigrain bread, crusts removed1 medium cucumber, thinly sliced1/4 medium cantaloupe, cut into 12 thin slices Nutritional Facts 2 sandwich halves equals 212 calories, 6 g fat (1 g saturated fat), 2…