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Afternoon Tea Week – 8th to 14th August 2016

This week sees the return of Afternoon Tea Week where hotels, restaurants, tea and coffee shops up and down the country offer special menus to entice those of you with a sweet tooth through the door or simply put together special tasting menus to show off the creative skills of their pastry chefs…

Crossing The AerBridge: How To Do Dublin In A Day

2 Aug 2016
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Popping over to another capital city for a day used to be the remit of jetset millionaires and louche playboys (and girls – one can well imagine Edie and Patsy popping to Paris for a day, swigging Bolly and perfecting French kisses), however, leading airlines are helping to, uh, bridge the gap between London and our neighbouring capitals…

How to Spoil Your Dad on Father’s Day

16 Jun 2016
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I am sure you don’t need reminding that it is Father’s Day this coming Sunday 19th June and sometimes it can be a bit of a challenge trying to find something original to give your Dad. So with this in mind I have come up with a few slightly different and what I hope are original ideas...

Picnic Afternoon Tea at The Lancaster London

14 Jun 2016
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Celebrate National Picnic Week which runs until 19th June, with this delicious Take Away Afternoon Tea from The Lancaster London in Hyde Park. You can also quench your thirst with some iced tea in a rather retro looking glass along with a straw!

Limited Edition Easter Afternoon Tea at The Langham London

This Easter Executive Pastry Chef Cherish Finden has once again outdone herself and come up with her special take on a tempting and delicious Easter Afternoon Tea following her fabulous Festive Afternoon Tea, inspired by the Nutcracker fable, which ran from the end of November to the beginning of January this year...

The Langham Valentine’s Day Afternoon Tea

11 Feb 2016
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With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, you can enjoy a rather exclusive Valentine’s Afternoon Tea with Wedgwood in the Palm Court that is running for just three days from tomorrow 12th February to Sunday 14th February and offers a burlesque twist on their traditional afternoon tea...

A very Fashionable ‘Haute-Tea’ at The Hyatt Regency London – The Churchill

9 Feb 2016
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With London Fashion Week just over a week away, London is gearing up with preparations for LFW-themed events in full swing. And whilst many of the luxury hotels tend to do something around the LFW, it was the special ‘Haute-Tea’ at The Hyatt Regency London – The Churchill that caught our attention...

Afternoon Tea gets a makeover in the new-look Palm Court at The Langham, London

19 Jan 2016
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The Langham’s Palm Court has been serving Afternoon Tea for over 140 years now but underwent a soft refurbishment towards the end of last year which has transformed it into a brighter, more cosy and warm space, making it a place you want to linger in longer, particularly on these cold winter afternoons and evenings...

108 Pantry Wants You to be a Pastry In-Spectre with its 007 Afternoon Tea

21 Oct 2015
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How many James Bond films can you name? Ah, too easy. OK, how many Bond gadgets can you list? Hmmm, it’s still a little simple. Alright then, how many gadgets and props from the James Bond franchise can you fashion using dessert ingredients and serve in miniature form on top of a cake stand?

Chocolate Afternoon Tea at The InterContinental Park Lane

7 Oct 2015
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This was my second visit to The Wellington Lounge at The Intercontinental Park Lane, this time to sample their new Chocolate Afternoon Tea in celebration of London Chocolate Week. What I also love about The Wellington Lounge is that they really encourage you to sample new flavours of tea and have as many as you like...