Enjoying Modern Tea Service at Silver Tips Tea in Tarrytown
With more than 150 tea varities, every palate will be pleased at this luxe establishment.
a tray of tea sandwiches including salmon on pumpernickel, the Mediterranean (olive tapenade), Egg Souchong (egg salad marinated in Lapsang Souchong), and Tarry chicken
Nowadays, afternoon tea can be a luxurious escape or a relaxed ritual. Silver Tips Tea (3 N Broadway, Tarrytown 914-332-8515; silvertipstea.com) is a casual tearoom and restaurant that offers more than 150 tea varieties. From the robust Kenya black tea to the smoky Genghis Khan blend to refreshing white peony, as well as classics like chai and green tea, there is a variety to please every palate. Owner Anupa Mueller’s Darjeeling heritage lends expertise in choosing the perfect cup of tea for even the novice tea drinker. “At Silver Tips Tea, we are aware of the relaxing and refreshing nature of tea,” Mueller says. “Each customer is encouraged to slow down, sip, and enjoy their tea.”