We are the Original
Rose Tree Cottage

English Village Shop Hours

Open 7 Days a Week

10:00am to 6:00pm

California’s Original Tea House

can only be found at ...

801 S Pasadena Avenue
(on corner of Bellefontaine)
Pasadena CA 91105


We have available a selection of books for cooks,  gardening enthusiasts, visitors to Britain, tea lovers, literary buffs, anglophiles and children too. Here is just a small selection of what we have in stock, so come in and see us and browse our specially selected Rose Tree Cottage range. Books benefiting the charity Bloom Where Planted, Rose Tree Cottage’s very own African Children's Charitable Foundation, are also available.

Favourite Recipes Series:

Favourite Recipes from England, Ireland,

Scotland and Wales

  ...... Tea Time Recipes

  ...... English Tea Time Recipes

  ...... Scottish Tea Time Recipes

  ...... Recipes of England

  ...... Recipes of Scotland

  ...... Recipes of Wales

  ...... Recipes of Ireland

  ...... Recipes of Cornwall

  ...... Recipes of Kent

  ...... Recipes of Sussex

  ...... Recipes of Lakeland

Packaged Foods
More of what the British Really Enjoy!

-Bird’s Custard Powder

-Heinz Baked Beans

-Heinz Tomato Soup

-Lyle’s Golden Syrup

-Lyle’s Treacle



-Shepherds Pie Mix

-Yorkshire Pudding Mix

Famously Satisfying Teas from
Taylors of Harrogate

-Yorkshire Gold

Famous in the North of England

(Bags: 80 count)

-Yorkshire Red

   Kenyan Tea (Bags: 80 count)

-Afternoon Darjeeling

-Camomile Flowers

-China Rose


-Earl Grey

-English Breakfast

-Irish Breakfast

-Jasmine Blossom

-Pure Assam

-Pure Ceylon

-Scottish Breakfast

Bags: 50 count or Loose in 4.4oz tin

Rose Tree Cottage

English Village Tea

Served daily in our tearoom and declared by our patrons to be an outstanding afternoon blend. Our English Village Tea is a blend of Ceylon, Indian and Kenyan teas that brews a light, yet flavourable cup of tea.

We don’t pretend or claim to be the cheapest supplier of the best and tastiest traditional foods and preserves from Britain and Ireland, but we are proud to be able to offer not only our very own Rose Tree Cottage Private Label favourites, but some of the other most popular items so enjoyed by the British

Rose Tree Cottage Scones

Traditional English Currant

"The best in all of 'teadom' " wrote a patron of ours! Rose Tree Cottage scones freeze beautifully for up to two months and can be shipped anywhere in the US (via 2nd Day Air) and arrive fresh! Scones available Round or Heart shaped in Packs of Six or Twelve.

Rose Tree Cottage

Sticky Toffee Pudding

The tastiest English dessert ever! Can be frozen for six months.

Rose Tree Cottage’s English

Village Shortbread

Truly divine.

-Lemon Curd

-Orange Curd

Perfect for topping toast & crumpets or filling cakes and tarts.

Rose Tree Cottage:

Camomile Tea

Rose Tree Cottage:

Mrs Fry’s Blackcurrent Tea 

A naturally flavoured Indian and Ceylon tea. Lovely plain or with milk and Sugar.

Rose Tree Cottage:

Pasadena Rose Tea

A delicate taste of rose in a blend of China and Indian teas

Rose Tree Cottage’s English Village Shop

Fresh Foods

-Bangers (Sausages)

-Danish Back Bacon

-English Butter

-Devonshire Clotted Cream

-Irish Bacon

-Pork Pies

-Sausage Rolls

Bag of six, pre-cooked and ready to eat. Delicious!

Baked Goods

-Cherry Bakewell Tarts

-Mince Pies

-Traditional Jam Tarts

-Treacle Tarts

Rose Tree Cottage’s

Private Label

Traditional Preserves

Made and packed full of nothing but the finest fruits.

-Bramble Blackberry

-Daphne's Three Fruit

Peach, Plum and  Apricot

-Hedgerow Raspberry

-Royal Blenheim Apricot

-Summer Pudding

A delightful mix of summer berries

-Wild Strawberry

And, for breakfast, savour Captain Fry's Seville Orange Marmalade on cold toast with English Butter for a truly British experience.

Other Popular British

and Irish Teas

PG Tips
A famous and much loved tea throughout Britain. Bags:  80 or 240 count

Another tea beloved by the British.

Bags:  80 or 240 count

Barry Irish Tea

Ireland’s finest tea since 1901

Irish Afternoon

A blend of African & Indian.
Bags: 25 Count

Irish Breakfast

A blend of Assam & Darjeeling.
Bags: 25 Count

Sauces, Pickles, Spreads and Condiments

-Bisto Gravy

-Branston Pickle

-Coleman’s Horseradish

-Daddy Sauce

-Haywood Pickled Onions

-Heinz Salad Cream

-Heinz Sandwhich Spread

-HP Sauce

-Mint Sauce

-Piccalilly Pickle

-Pickled Beet Root


-Crystalized Ginger

-Crunchy Bars

-Fruit Gums

-Scottish Fudge

-Jelly Babies



-Turkish Delight

-Wine Gums


-Cadbury Bournville -Chocolate

-Cadbury Box Highlight

-Cadbury Flake

-Cadbury Hot Chocolate Drink

-Cadbury Milk Buttons

-Cadbury Milk Chocolate Bars

-Cadbury Time Out

Soft Drinks

-Elderflower Drink (Large & Small)

-Ginger Beer

-Robinson Lemon Barley Water

Biscuits (Cookies)

-Chocolate Chip Cookies

-Chocolate Hob Nobs


-Ginger Nuts

-Gluton-free Cookies

-Hob Nobs

-McVities Digestives - Milk Chocolate

-McVities Digestives - Plain Chocolate

-McVities Rich Tea

-Oatmeal Cookies

-Shamrock-shaped Irish Oatmeal

Rose Tree Cottage’s
Very Own Private Label All-time favourites

More Favourite British Foods, Sauces, Confectionery.

Spreads and Condiments

Tiptree Jams


-Victoria Plum



-Little Scarlet Strawberry

Rose Tree Cottage’s English Village Shop

Open 7 days a Week, 10:00am to 6:00 pm

Taking Tea

Favourite Recipes

from Notable Tearooms

Lorna Ables Reeves (editor)

Rose Tree Cottage is honoured to have been selected for inclusion in this New Edition Guide (Published: 8th August 2016) containing a collection of 18 must-visit places for afternoon tea in the United States - from luxury hotels to independently owned tearooms, just like us here at Rose Tree Cottage in Pasadena.

This 136-page guide is illustrated with beautiful colour photography and includes a Tea-Steeping guide; Recipes for scones, savouries, and sweets along with recommended tea pairings.

$ 24.95