Chow Bio: Fiending for Pudding at Cederberg Tea House
Natasha Robson-Lovato opened Queen Anne's Cederberg Tea House with her husband and parents when they decided they needed a brick-and-mortar location for their catering business, which specializes in traditional South African afternoon tea
. They still do catering at different locations—recently, at a Sherlock Holmes convention—but prefer to host events at Cederberg because of the difficulty of moving elaborate tea sets and trays that resemble towering pastry-covered chandeliers. The teahouse specializes in rooibos tea, ground and brewed like espresso. Rooibos isn't caffeinated, though it's been known to cause an energy burst
, perhaps because of the massive quantity of antioxidants it contains.
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