Making friends over tea,one cup at a time



Michigan Tea Rooms

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See our blog for all our Downton Abbey-inspired tea events

We are now Barb's Tea Service!

Welcome back! Formerly Barb's TEA Shop, we have changed our name to reflect our expansion of tea services.

Jan/Feb issue of Tea Time Magazine
A Visit to the real Downton Abbey and interview with Lady Carnarvon
by Barbara Gulley of Barb's Tea Service


Tea Talks

Tea Tastings

Tea Parties

Barb's TEA Shop seminars cover a variety of tea topics:  history, ceremonies, brewing and etiquette. We also offer themed teas such as our  Jane Austen Tea (An Austen-tacious Tea) and a Downton Abbey tea.  All seminars are presented in an entertaining and informative manner. Perfect for parties, corporate events, showers, book clubs, libraries and museums.

Tea talks, tea tastings, tea parties