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ORDERING FROM SWEET SIMPLICI-TEA

 

WE ARE OPEN FOR DINE IN & OUTDOOR SEATING – THURSDAY THRU SATURDAY

EXTENDING OUR HOURS: WE WILL GRADUALLY BE EXTENDING HOURS AND DAYS WE ARE OPEN TO ALLOW YOU, OUR CUSTOMERS, TO BEGIN FEELING COMFORTABLE WITH COMING OUT TO DINE ONCE AGAIN.  WE WILL BE OPEN THURSDAY AND FRIDAY 8 AM-3 PM, SATURDAY 8 AM-4 PM. SUNDAY WE WILL OPEN FOR THE MARKET 9-1 ONLY UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

WE NOW HAVE EVEN MORE OPTIONS AVAILABLE. WE WILL CONTINUE TO OFFER CARRY OUT AND CURBSIDE DELIVERY IF YOU PREFER THIS OPTION. WE HAVE STARTED OFFERING INDOOR SEATING AT 50% CAPACITY.  WE WILL HAVE OUTDOOR SEATINGS THURSDAY THRU SATURDAYS.  WE HAVE TAKEN THE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO INSURE YOU ARE SAFE AND COMFORTABLE. THESE MEASURES ARE IN COMPLIANCE WITH CDC AND LOCAL HEALTH DEPARTMENT STANDARDS.

  • TABLES ARRANGED AT LEAST 6 FEET APART
  • STAGGERING RESERVATIONS TO PREVENT CROWDING INSIDE THE SHOP
  • SANITIZING TABLE TOPS AND HIGH TOUCH AREAS AFTER EACH USE
  • ALL STAFF WILL BE REQUIRED TO WEAR MASKS AND USE GLOVES THROUGHOUT SERVICE
  • STAFF EDUCATION AS TO THE CDC GUIDELINES
  • SANITIZING WIPES WILL BE USED TO WIPE OFF MENUS AND PAYMENT FOLDERS AFTER CUSTOMER USE
  • NON TOUCH PAYMENT OPTIONS AVAILABLE SUCH AS PAY PAL, VENMO, APPLE PAY
  • HAND SANITIZERS THROUGHOUT THE SHOP
  • MARYLAND’S BACK TO BUSINESS PLEDGE POSTED IN THE WINDOW

 

FARMERS  MARKET

WE WILL BE OPEN ON SUNDAYS FOR THE FARMERS MARKET 9 AM-1 PM.  WE WILL FEATURE A VARIETY OF BAKED GOODS INCLUDING SCONES, BLUEBERRY MUFFINS, COOKIES, BLACK BOTTOMS, PIES AND BREADS ON SOME SUNDAYS.   WE WILL ALSO FEATURE REFRIGERATED ITEMS SUCH AS QUICHE, SOUPS, CAKE SLICES, CHICKEN POT PIES, ETC.

 

YOU MAY PLACE ORDERS WITH US BY:

1. CALL THE SHOP AT 410-549-7676

2.EMAIL US AT sweetsimplicitea01@gmail.com

3. FACEBOOK MESSAGE US

4. EAT APP, Under the SPECIAL REQUESTS, Please list your menu selections

5. COME INTO the shop to place an order and shop our MERCHANDISER REFRIGERATOR for quiche, soups, salads, pies, etc. and to shop our BAKERY which will now be stocked on the days we are open.

 

SPECIALTY CAKES ~ NEED A SPECIAL CAKE FOR A BIRTHDAY, ANNIVERSARY, BABY OR BRIDAL SHOWER CELEBRATION, GRADUATION ??   WE CAN HELP YOU WITH THIS.  OUR BAKER WILL CONSULT WITH YOU OVER THE PHONE TO CREATE THAT SPECIAL CAKE FOR YOU!  JUST CALL 410-549-7676 OR EMAIL AT sweetsimplicitea01@gmail.com

 

SANDWICH PLATTERS ~ GREAT FOR FAMILY GATHERINGS

  • TURKEY BLT – CUT INTO TRIANGULAR SHAPES -$25/dozen
  • TURKEY BLT WRAPS ON SPINACH, TOMATO AND PLAIN TORTILLAS – $25/dozen
  • CHICKEN SALAD WRAPS ON SPINACH, TOMATO AND PLAIN TORTILLAS OR CHICKEN SALAD ON MINI CROISSANTS- $25/dozen
  • EGG SALAD WRAPS ON SPINACH, TOMATO AND PLAIN TORTILLAS OR EGG SALAD SANDWICHES ON COUNTRY WHITE CUT INTO SQUARES – $25/dozen
  • POTATO TART SLICES – $27/dozen
  • SPINACH QUICHE SLICES – $27/dozen
  • ZUCCHINI PIE SLICES – $25/dozen
  • COLE SLAW – 8 OZ. – $6.25;  16 OZ. – $10
  • POTATO SALAD – 8 OZ. $6.25; 16 OZ. – $10

 

WHOLE QUICHE, TARTS AND POT PIES (PRE-ORDER, PLEASE GIVE 24 HOURS NOTICE)

1. SPINACH QUICHE ~ 9″ INCLUDES SPINACH, BLEND OF CHEDDAR CHEESES, RICOTTA CHEESE, RED BELL PEPPER – $30

2.ZUCCHINI AND ONION PIE ~ 9″ INCLUDES FRESH ZUCCHINI, ONIONS, PARMESAN CHEESE – $25

3.POTATO TART ~9-10″  INCLUDES RED POTATOES, BACON, GRUYERE AND FRESH ROSEMARY – $30

4. CHICKEN POT PIE ~ 9″ INCLUDES CHUNKS OF CHICKEN AND A MIXUTRE OF VEGETABLES (CORN, PEAS, CARROTS, ONIONS, GREEN BEANS AND CELERY) IN A CREAMY SAUCE WITH A TOP AND BOTTOM CRUST ~ $25

 

LUNCH SPECIALS!!     NEW ADDITIONS 

 

IN ADDITION TO OUR TYPICAL LUNCH SPECIALS WE ARE NOW ADDING OUR COMPLETE AFTERNOON TEA OPTIONS!

ROYAL TEA – $30  ROYAL TEA INCLUDES:

Tea of Choice (You will receive a tea sac of tea of your choice, enough for one pot), Soup, Scone, Salad with House Dressing on the Side, Four Tea Sandwiches, Three Tea Desserts and Fresh Fruit Garnish 

VICTORIA’S CHOICE – $25 VICTORIA’S CHOICE INCLUDES:                                                                                                                            

Tea of Choice (You will receive a tea sac of tea of your choice, enough for one pot), Soup OR Salad with House Dressing on the Side, Three Tea Sandwiches, Two Tea Desserts and Fresh Fruit Garnish                                                                

~ SLICE OF SPINACH QUICHE, ZUCCHINI & ONION PIE OR POTATO TART, MIXED GREEN SALAD WITH HOUSE DRESSING ON THE SIDE AND DESSERT CHOICE OF SLICE OF COCONUT CAKE OR BAG OF COOKIES (3 COOKIES PER  BAG) – $17

~ CHICKEN SALAD SANDWICH OR EGG SALAD SANDWICH ON CHOICE OF WHITE BREAD, MULTI GRAIN OR CROISSANT, MIXED GREEN SALAD WITH HOUSE DRESSING ON THE SIDE AND DESSERT CHOICE OF SLICE OF COCONUT CAKE OR BAG OF COOKIES (3 COOKIES PER BAG) – $17

~ 8 OZ. SOUP OF THE DAY, LARGE SALAD WITH HOUSE DRESSING ON THE SIDE, SCONE OF YOUR CHOICE AND DESSERT CHOICE OF SLICE OF COCONUT CAKE OR BAG OF COOKIES (3 COOKIES PER BAG) – $17

 

COMPLETE MENU FOR THIS WEEK:

 

SOUP ~ 

VEGETABLE BEEF AND BARLEY

CREAM OF POTATO

COLD PEACH SOUP

 

SANDWICHES ~ $6.95 EACH

CHICKEN SALAD ON CHOICE OF COUNTRY WHITE BREAD, MULTI GRAIN BREAD, CROISSANT,  SPINACH, PLAIN OR TOMATO TORTILLA

EGG SALAD ON CHOICE OF COUNTRY WHITE BREAD, MULTI GRAIN BREAD, CROISSANT, SPINACH, PLAIN OR TOMATO TORTILLA

 

CHICKEN AND EGG SALAD

16 oz. – $10

8 oz. – $6.25

 

MIXED GREEN SALAD

LARGE – $7

SMALL – $5

ADD 3 OZ. OVEN ROASTED CHICKEN FOR AN ADDITIONAL $2

 

****SCONES**** ~ $2.95/ea.; $16/Half Dozen; $30/Dozen   

SWEET TRADITIONAL, CHOCOLATE CHIP, RASPBERRY CHOCOLATE CHIP, RAISIN,  BLUEBERRY, BUTTERSCOTCH, CINNAMON COFFEE, PEACH CARAMEL, WHITE CHOCOLATE COCONUT, CHEDDAR AND CHIVE, LAVENDER

 

MUFFINS ~

BLUEBERRY STREUSEL – $3.95/ea.

 

ECLAIRS ~ SATURDAY ONLY!  YOU CAN PREORDER

COFFEE ECLAIRS – FILLING AND GLAZE ARE COFFEE FLAVORED – These were requested by a lady who lived in France. She came in one day and asked if we could make them.  And we responded!

 

****CUPCAKES**** ~ $2.95/ea.; $16/Half Dozen; $30/Dozen   

VANILLA BEAN, CHOCOLATE, ALMOND RASPBERRY, LEMON, RED VELVET 

 

BY THE SLICE ~

COCONUT CREAM CAKE – $5

 

COOKIES ~

PEANUT BUTTER, CHOCOLATE CHIP, LAVENDER SHORTBREAD, ITALIAN ANISE COOKIES, ITALIAN RICOTTA COOKIES, RASPBERRY HIBISCUS SHORTBREAD, VANILLA BEAN SHORTBREAD, CHOCOLATE SHORTBREAD, PISTACHIO ROSE SHORTBREAD   ($12/DOZEN)

ASSORTED DECORATED ICED SUGAR COOKIES – $2/ea.

ASSORTED MACARONS – $24/DOZEN

 

CAKES/PIES ~ (WHOLE CAKES AND PIES MUST BE PRE ORDERED – 24 HOUR NOTICE PLEASE)

BUTTERSCOTCH POUND CAKE  –  Whole Cake – $30

MIXED BERRY PIE  –  Whole Pie – $25

KEY LIME PIE – Whole Pie – $22

LEMON MERINGUE PIE – Whole Pie – $22

FRESH BLUEBERRY PIE – Whole Pie – $25

 

WE LOOK FORWARD TO SERVING YOU!  IT IS OUR PLEASURE! THANK YOU!

 

 

 

 

 


BOOK A TABLE WITH US

We welcome a new way for you to RESERVE YOUR TABLE AT SWEET SIMPLICI-TEA!!

Kindly click on the BOOK TABLE Link. BOOK TABLE This link will direct you to Eat App. As you are completing your form, under the SPECIAL REQUEST section please give us your MENU OPTIONS and SPECIAL DIETARY NEEDS AND RESTRICTIONS. Thank you, we look forward to serving you!!


SCONE CLASSES

SWEET SIMPLICI-TEA WILL BE OFFERING TWO SCONE CLASSES FOR 2020.

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

THE SCONE CLASSES INCLUDE:
A COMPLETE DEMONSTRATION AND HANDS ON PARTICIPATION TO LEARN THE ART OF DELICIOUS SCONE MAKING. WE WORK IN PAIRS. EACH PARTICIPANT WILL MAKE 1/2 DOZEN SCONES. ALL THE SUPPLIES AND EQUIPMENT NEEDED FOR THE SCONES ARE PROVIDED. APRONS AND GLOVES ARE PROVIDED. YOU WILL MAKE YOUR SCONES FROM START TO FINISH. AS YOUR SCONES ARE BAKING WE WILL SERVE YOU A VICTORIA’S CHOICE AFTERNOON TEA LUNCH. WHEN THE SCONES ARE COOLED THEY WILL BE BOXED FOR YOU TO TAKE HOME AND A RECIPE WILL BE PROVIDED FOR EACH PARTICIPANT.

THIS CLASS IS FUN AND EDUCATIONAL AT THE SAME TIME!

JULY 16, THURSDAY, 10:30 AM
WE WILL BE MAKING LEMON POPPYSEED SCONES

COST:
$50/PERSON, DOES NOT INCLUDE TAX AND GRATUITY


MAD HATTER TEA

OCTOBER 31, SATURDAY

THIS IS SUCH A FUN EVENT FOR US! COME IN COSTUME PLEASE, WE WILL BE IN COSTUME AS WELL

RESERVATIONS REQUIRED

SEATING TIMES ARE: 11 AM OR 2:30 PM

COST:
$35/ADULTS
$25/CHILDREN 12 YEARS OF AGE AND YOUNGER

ONCE AGAIN WE WILL RAFFLE A MAD HATTER CAKE AT EACH OF OUR SEATINGS. THE CAKE IS MADE ON THE PREMISES BY OUR OWN BAKER/PASTRY CHEF, BECCA. THE ENTIRE PROCEEDS FROM THE RAFFLES WILL GO TO A LOCAL CHARITY. LAST YEAR WE RAISED $250 WHICH WENT TOWARD THE HOLIDAY HAPPY THON ORGANIZED BY THE DOWNTOWN SYKESVILLE CONNECTION TO PROVIDE CHRISTMAS GIFTS FOR CHILDREN. THE EVENT TOOK PLACE AT FAIRHAVEN.

WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU AT THIS EVENT!


HARVEST BUFFET TEA

NOVEMBER 7, SATURDAY

STARTS AT 11 AM AND LAST RESERVATION WILL BE ACCEPTED AT 3 PM

RESERVATIONS REQUIRED

THIS IS ONE OF OUR MOST POPULAR EVENTS OF THE YEAR! OUR BAKERY BUFFETS ARE CLEARED TO MAKE WAY FOR A DELICIOUS ASSORTMENT OF HOT AND COLD FOODS, VEGETABLES, SOUPS, TEA SANDWICHES AND DESSERTS. GUARANTEED YOU WILL NOT LEAVE HUNGRY.

EACH TABLE WILL RECEIVE A TWO HOUR SEATING TIME. YOU MAY VISIT THE BUFFET AS MANY TIMES AS YOU WOULD LIKE WITHIN THAT TWO HOUR PERIOD AND ENJOY EVERYTHING TO THE MAX. NO TAKE HOME BOXES WILL BE PROVIDED FOR THIS EVENT.

COST:
$37/ADULTS
$25/CHILDREN 12 YEARS OF AGE AND YOUNGER


BREAKFAST WITH SANTA

NOVEMBER 28, SATURDAY

BREAKFAST WITH SANTA IS FOR ALL AGES! COME ENJOY BREAKFAST WITH JOLLY ST. NICK!
BUFFET STYLE BREAKFAST FOODS TO BE SERVED

RESERVATIONS REQUIRED FOR THIS EVENT

10 AM – 12 NOON

COST: $20/PERSON

TAKE HOME FAVOR FOR EACH GUEST

PARENTS PLEASE REMEMBER TO BRING YOUR CAMERAS TO CAPTURE THE MEMORIES


BRUNCH WITH SANTA

NOVEMBER 29, SUNDAY

ENJOY AN ALL YOU CAN EAT BUFFET STYLE BRUNCH WITH SANTA!
BREAKFAST AND LUNCHEON FOODS AND AN ARRAY OF TEA SANDWICHES AND DESSERTS WILL BE FEATURED AS WELL AS HOT SOUP.

11 AM – 2 PM

RESERVATIONS REQUIRED FOR THIS EVENT

COST:
$25/PERSON

TAKE HOME FAVOR FOR EACH GUEST

PARENTS PLEASE REMEMBER TO BRING YOUR CAMERAS TO CAPTURE THE MEMORIES


Breakfast Available

OPEN FOR BREAKFAST AT 7 AM WEDNESDAY – SATURDAY .

STOP BY AND PICK UP SOMETHING ON THE WAY TO WORK OR DINE IN FOR A LIGHT AND HEALTHY BREAKFAST.

OUR BREAKFAST ITEMS WILL INCLUDE:

  • QUICHE – SPINACH WITH RICOTTA CHEESE AND A BLEND OF CHEDDAR CHEESES WITH A PUFF PASTRY TOP AND BOTTOM CRUST, $6;  OR  ZUCCHINI AND ONION PIE, $6
  • SCONES – $2.95 each
  • JUMBO BLUEBERRY MUFFINS – $3.75 each
  • YOGURT PARFAIT WITH FRESH FRUIT AND GRANOLA – $3.95 each
  • BEVERAGES AVAILABLE ARE ORANGE JUICE, CRANBERRY JUICE OR HOT TEA OR COFFEE
  • FRESH CINNAMON BUNS AVAILABLE ON SOME SATURDAYS, CALL FOR AVAILABILITY – $4.95

SHARE YOUR MORNING WITH US!!


FOOD ALLERGIES AND DIETARY RESTRICTIONS

UPON MAKING YOUR RESERVATION WITH US, YOU WILL BE ASKED IF THERE ARE ANY SPECIFIC FOOD ALLERGIES OR DIETARY RESTRICTIONS FOR YOUR PARTY. IT IS VERY IMPORTANT THAT STAFF BE MADE AWARE OF DIETARY REQUESTS i.e. GLUTEN FREE, VEGETARIAN, DAIRY FREE, NUT FREE, CAFFEINE FREE ETC. SO WE MAY BEST TRY TO ACCOMMODATE THESE NEEDS. WE ARE A SMALL BUSINESS WITH LIMITED RESOURCES AND IF WE ARE NOT MADE AWARE OF SPECIAL REQUESTS AT THE TIME THE RESERVATION IS MADE WE MAY NOT BE ABLE TO COMPLETELY ACCOMMODATE YOUR NEEDS. WE ARE UNABLE AT THIS TIME TO ACCOMMODATE A VEGAN AFTERNOON TEA AND A STRICT DAIRY AFTERNOON TEA. YOUR HEALTH IS VERY IMPORTANT TO US, WE DO NOT WANT TO COMPROMISE ANYONE’S DIET, SO PLEASE ASSIST US WITH THE NECESSARY INFORMATION TO MAKE YOUR VISIT WITH US PLEASANT, ENJOYABLE AND UNEVENTFUL. THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION AND UNDERSTANDING!


CHRISTMAS TEAS

HOLIDAY AND CHRISTMAS TEAS – 2020
RESERVATIONS REQUIRED

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 5
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 12
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 19
SATURDAY SEATING TIMES ARE: 11 AM OR 2:30 PM

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 6
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 13
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 20
SUNDAY SEATING TIMES ARE: 11 AM OR 2:30 PM

COST:
$50/PERSON – ADULTS
$25/PERSON – CHILDREN 12 YRS AND YOUNGER

THIS IS A VERY FULL MENU

EACH GUEST WILL RECEIVE A GIFT FROM US

THEME TO BE ANNOUNCED