The Larkin Tea Cookbook

The best recipes for a cup of tea.

celtic tea

CELTIC TEA

By Judy Larkin | Jan 25, 2021

Raise a glass on National Irish Coffee Tea Day! National Irish Coffee Day is celebrated on January 25, and we think that it’s the perfect occasion to warm yourself up…

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Belgian cake

BELGIAN SNACKING CAKE

By Judy Larkin | Jan 18, 2021

This unusual cake which is moist with a surprisingly light texture is an ideal way to finish up any left-over mincemeat.  Needs to be cold before slicing and the taste…

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pomegranate black tea

HAPPY NEW YEAR! CELEBRATE WITH TEA-COCKTAILS

By Judy Larkin | Dec 29, 2020

Staying home this New Year’s Eve?  Add to the fun by trying these tea-based cocktails. Don’t be intimidated. Making cocktails at home is very simple. No matter what you fancy,…

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potato candy

POTATO CANDY

By Judy Larkin | Dec 22, 2020

Potato Candy is thought to have come to the US in the early 1900’s from Germany.  It became extremely popular during the Great Depression; making this tasty treat was a…

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Eccles cakes

ECCLES CAKES

By Judy Larkin | Dec 9, 2020

The Eccles cake is named after the town of Eccles, which is in the historic county of Lancashire and now classified as a town in the City of Salford, Greater Manchester.…

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betty browns

I cut this recipe out of a Woman’s Day magazine about forty years ago and it has been a family favorite ever since.

By Judy Larkin | Nov 23, 2020

BETTY BROWNS Ingredients: ½ cup melted unsalted butter 1 cup granulated white sugar 1 cup all-purpose flour 1 egg 1 teaspoon cinnamon ½ teaspoon baking soda ½ teaspoon baking powder…

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apple brownies

Apple Brownies

By Judy Larkin | Nov 9, 2020

Ingredients ½ cup butter, softened 1 cup sugar 1 tsp. vanilla extract 1 egg 1½ cup flour ½ tsp. baking soda ½ tsp. baking powder ½ tsp. nutmeg 1 cup…

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Pumpkin-Ginger Oat Scones

Pumpkin-Ginger Oat Scones

By Judy Larkin | Oct 19, 2020

INGREDIENTS: 2 ½ cups all-purpose flour ½ cup old-fashioned oats, plus more for sprinkling ½ cup granulated white sugar 1 ½ tablespoons baking powder 1 teaspoon kosher salt 2 teaspoons…

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Pumpkin Spice Tea Latte

October 1st is National Pumpkin Spice Day.

By Judy Larkin | Sep 29, 2020

Pumpkin Spice Tea Latte is the perfect way to celebrate the crisp days of autumn.  The aromatic baking spices of cinnamon, ginger, and maple will make you feel warm and…

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