Maiala Rainforest Teahouse and Restaurant

For Australia Day, Karen and I retreated to Mount Glorious, where we sampled the Devonshire Tea at Maiala Rainforest Teahouse and Restaurant on Mount Glorious Road. The best part was the beverages. I had English Breakfast tea from the Sir Thomas Lipton premium tea range, which I hadn’t had before. It’s almost as good as Read more about Maiala Rainforest Teahouse and Restaurant[…]

High Tea at the City Garden’s Cafe

On Sunday previous, we (Karen’s family and mine) celebrated Karen’s birthday at the City Gardens Cafe. Neither Karen nor I had ever partaken of a proper high tea before, so it was something we were both looking forward to. Since I haven’t done a Devonshire Tea review in a while, I will do a short Read more about High Tea at the City Garden’s Cafe[…]

Devonshire Tea at Grant’s Reserve, Dandenong Ranges

This Devonshire tea review is somewhat delayed, and considerably outside our original reviewing scope of Brisbane and its surrounds. Nevertheless, we felt that Grant’s Reserve, just outside of Belgrave in the Dandenong Ranges near Melbourne, deserves its own Devonshire tea review. Grant’s Reserve is set amongst tall tree ferns and towering Mountain Ashes. Upon arriving, Read more about Devonshire Tea at Grant’s Reserve, Dandenong Ranges[…]