Tea is not just for winter. The nine characters in the novel Jane Eyre Gets Real share their favorite way to enjoy this classic beverage on a steamy summer’s day.
Alice in Wonderland: a pot of chamomile served with rabbit mousse tea sandwiches; rabbit mousse is like ham mousse but made with–well, you know….
Emma Bovary: oolang tea macarons
Hester: homemade herbal tea cough drops (good for allergies)
Mr. Darcy: Earl Grey shortbread biscuits
Sherlock Holmes: salmon cured in lapsang souchong
Dorian Gray (no relation to Earl): iced tea with bourbon
Jane Eyre: lavender tea bread
David Copperfield: black tea punch (Mr. Dickens loved it!)
Heidi: chai tea fudge