Colonial Herb Garden Tea Tasting

  • Thu, Jun 23, 2022 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Tate House Museum

    1267 Westbrook Street
    Portland, Maine 04102
Ticket Price $0.00-$15.00 Register Now
Description

Colleen Griffin of Stroudwater Neighborhood will offer a program focused on how European colonists used the herb garden for culinary and medicinal purposes.  Her talk will also include information about how the Wabanaki people used particular plants such as the needles of white pine trees to benefit health.

The presentation will be followed by a tasting of three natural and herb teas: white pine tea, lemon balm-lavender tea, and dandelion root tea, supplemented with fresh herb butter cookies. Participants are encouraged to bring along a teacup for the tasting (BYOTC).

Rain Date for this event is Sunday June 26 at 3:00 PM

Date & Time

Thu, Jun 23, 2022 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Venue Details

Tate House Museum

1267 Westbrook Street
Portland, Maine 04102 Tate House Museum
Tate House Museum