BEST OF LISTS
Tired of giving mass-produced, run-of-the-mill gifts? Support your fellow citizens this holiday season and give one of these treasures, made right here on the home front.
As our gift guide week comes to a close, we saved the most forgotten—but often most important—for last. You know who we’re talking about…the people who walk our dogs, do our hair, and take care of our kids.
The ritual of afternoon tea in Toronto…
Sloane Tea offers its proprietary blends and flavours, like Heavenly Cream…
Holt Renfrew’s Vancouver flagship is now home to a brand spanking new men’s concept store and an in-house café following the first-phase completion of a 40,000-square-foot expansion.
Blended for fragrance as well as flavour, Sloane Tea Company works with some of the finest tea farmers, spice merchants, chefs and industry experts – with breathtaking results.
Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to be just about your significant other. I like to take this silly holiday as an opportunity to celebrate my friends, whether it be visiting over a high tea and champagne pj party or sending cute stationery to my long distance buds who I don’t get to see on the regular..
It was an afternoon of sipping on decadent loose leaf teas from Sloane Tea (also a great gift idea) and munching on delicious ;french macarons handmade by the talented Stephanie of Petit Nuage.
The Queen’s End Social Mother’s Day Tea brought together Toronto’s best.
Enter Sloane Tea! Much like the McEwan Group of restaurants, they have a high regard for quality and beautiful presentation. Everything from their pyramid satchels that meet the need of consistency and the table-side Tea Sommelier chest create an elevated level of customer.
As fun as it can be to get all dressed up and head out for a night on the town New Year’s Eve, we often forget the importance of celebrating the new year on New Year’s Day itself…
What’s keeping you from staying in tonight? Work? Errands? Dinner plans? Well forget all of that for one night, invite a friend over and relaaaaax.
Ideas for the gardener, the foodie and even for the mom who insists on no gifts at all…
Hoda Paripoush is a tea sommelier, and founder and creative director of Sloane Fine Tea Merchants. Her teas are beautiful, and are gaining admiration and demand in the finest shops and restaurants across Toronto.
Steeped in style, Hoda Paripoush knows a thing or two about sensory experiences. Her passion for scent and her accreditation as a tea sommelier led her to launch Sloane Fine Teas, a collection of premium specialty blends. We sit down for a cup and a chat with the woman behind the brand…
It’s teatime, but where can we go in Toronto’s café society? Holt Renfrew has the answer…
We sipped some tea with the Toronto woman who’s turning everyone over to the steeped side…
Are you ready to be the person that everyone wishes they got?
Tops on our gift giving list? Sloane Fine Tea, including their limited edition Celebration Medley
A movement is afoot in Toronto: a modern guild of craftspeople has emerged, and they’re so devoted to the quality, aesthetic perfection and utmost delectability of food that they make it by hand.
Seven picks to please the mom who loves sugar and spice and everything nice.
Tea sommelier Hoda Paripoush of Sloane Fine Tea Merchants shows Canada AM the best way to throw a tea party to celebrate Mother’s Day.
‘I wanted to create something,’ says Sloane founder…
It’s about time we borrowed this tradition from the Brits…
Tea sommelier Hoda Paripoush sees very little difference between the art of creating a beautiful perfume or a delicious tea; she believes it’s all about the emotion evoked by the aroma.