Tag Archives: Tea

Five things to do in Baku!

If you want to stay in one of the most innovative buildings ever built, then you need to swiftly book into Fairmont Baku, Flame Towers.  Designed by HOK International, it is located on the highest part of the city, overlooking … Continue reading

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Baklava – A Taste of the Middle East

Have you own little taste of the Middle East this summer with the Fairmont Hotels & Resorts‘ recipe for Pistachio and Date Baklava. Firstly make the lemon sugar syrup. Take 300g sugar, 300g honey, 300g water and 40ml lemon juice. Then boil together and allow … Continue reading

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A Racing Recipe – Lemon Raspberry Meringue Tart

When heading to Glorious Goodwood (30th July – 3rd August) this summer be sure try this sweet treat from The Plaza, New York. However, if you can’t make it, never fear for we have the recipe to make them at home!   For the … Continue reading

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Tips for the “Perfect Scone” from a chef in the know….

The picnic season is fast approaching and we at Magellan have long been striving for the prefect scone. So we went with pen and notebook in hand to a chef in the know (Ludwig Hely – Assistant Pastry Chef) at … Continue reading

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Vintage Photo Series – The Fairmont Banff Springs – part two

For the second part of our vintage series featuring The Fairmont Banff Springs in Alberta, Canada (this year celebrating her 125th Anniversary), we turn our attention to the hotel staff who to our mind, are as important to a luxury … Continue reading

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Fairmont Hotels & Resorts Tea Truths!

Tea like money makes the world go around and to honor this warming and delicate drink form the Far East, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts have been counting the teabags, cups and sugar cubes to bring us some interesting tea related facts… The Fairmont … Continue reading

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Scone-troversy at Royal Ascot!

Perfectly serene, immaculately attired, be-hatted Britons, sedately enjoying this most Royal of occasions at Ascot can sometimes turn into ferocious warring tribes when it comes down to a very contentious issue.  The reason?  Well, The Savoy London‘s delicious scones for … Continue reading

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