Duke of Earl

I went to college in Washington.  It is always wet there.  It’s a misconception that it’s always raining there.  It doesn’t always rain, it’s just always wet and usually drizzling.  When I have a break between classes, and it’s wet, and I have to study, I just want a hot drink.  The coffee shop closest to my classes was a beautiful glass building where it was always warm and you could watch the rain drip down the sides.  It was the best place to study, chat, get coffee, or enjoy the weather.  I discovered the drink I’m about to introduce when the person in front of me ordered it, and I decided to try it.  It’s called a duke of earl.  Traditionally, it’s made with steamed milk, earl gray tea, and vanilla flavoring.

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