Afternoon Tea

Anyone for Tea?

Colin McQuistan | Posted 16.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Colin McQuistan

As many readers of my Blog probably know I am a massive tearoom fan and so is fellow food luvver, Rachel Wheeler who suggested we do a quick run down of some our favourite tearooms/cafes from around the UK. These are in no particular order and we insist you totally stuff your face with cake while reading them.

How To Make The Perfect Mother's Day Afternoon Tea

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 13.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Afternoon tea is a fail-safe Mother's Day present, but if you can't quite afford the gazillion pounds *slight exaggeration* that most hotels and cafes...

The Goring, London Afternoon Tea - Review

Beth Brookfield | Posted 08.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Beth Brookfield

After visiting The Goring back in April and enjoying it immensely, I was very excited to be paying the hotel another visit to sample their afternoon tea. ..

Why We're Going Potty For Afternoon Tea

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Quintessentially British, is there any better way to pass the afternoon than with platefuls of finger sandwiches, cakes and scones, washed down with a...

Five Ingredients for the Perfect Afternoon Tea

Travelzoo UK | Posted 18.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Travelzoo UK

So what makes the perfect afternoon tea? Opinions differ of course, but here are the five most crucial components according to us.

Orange and Poppyseed Scones

Lucy Parissi | Posted 27.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Lucy Parissi

Scones are one of these fortunate recipes that yield great reward for very little effort. Both sweet and savoury scones are a doddle to make and a real joy to eat.

In My Kitchen... Sea Salted Honeycomb Butter

Eleanor Maidment | Posted 03.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Eleanor Maidment

Honey butter. I predict you'll hear about this heavenly combination a lot in 2014. I was first alerted to the revelation when, after falling head over heels for the cornbread at The Lockhart (a dapper new joint in Marylebone), I asked the chef how it was made.

PHOTOS: Gravetye Manor Gardens, Waking Up After Winter

Rebecca Williams | Posted 04.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rebecca Williams

It's one of a handful of historically influential gardens in the United Kingdom, one thousand acres of wooded parklands and gardens surround the former home of Irish Journalist and gardener, William Robinson.

Brogan Driscoll

London's Best Afternoon Tea | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 07.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Whether treating your mum or spending the afternoon with with friends, nothing tastes better than indulging in a spot of afternoon tea. We've scour...

The Branded Brand Vs the Bourgeois Elite

Robert Bradley | Posted 01.02.2014 | UK Politics
Robert Bradley

It's hard to comment on something that's old news and still get your voice heard in this blogging sphere. There are so many of us now.. writers, journalist, doctors and celebrities. All with a voice, egger to expose our midnight left to right pillow thoughts to anyone, willing to read them, in this critical world of cynical writers that try to find words that rhythm.

London, The Talent Capital Of The World!

Jasmine Dotiwala | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jasmine Dotiwala

London's been named Talent Capital of the world after 22 high-value sectors (Banking /Telecoms/ Creative arts) were surveyed. London has 1.5 million highly talented specialists employed, beating New York to second place who has 1.2 million. From people to events, this is the world's greatest city.

The Manor at Weston on the Green, Bicester - Review

Beth Brookfield | Posted 14.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Beth Brookfield

After passing down a lovely country lane, we arrived at The Manor at Weston on the Green and I instantly felt pleased I'd made the journey. The Manor is situated through some big iron gates at the end of a gravel driveway, next to plush and green gardens, and we were presented with a wonderfully inviting big country house that is The Manor.

Anyone for High Tease?

Bettsie Bon Bon | Posted 06.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Bettsie Bon Bon

If anyone wants to get into this industry, I'd tell them to work on their striptease - no-one likes a messy performer. There will undoubtedly be wardrobe malfunctions, we all have them, but the more you practice things like corset removal, the more you'll be able to pretend it's all part of the act!

Savoury Afternoon tea at Fortnum's? Yes please...

Ben Falk | Posted 29.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Ben Falk

It was a bit of a shock, albeit a pleasant one, when I headed recently to Fortnum & Mason for my first visit to their legendary Jubilee tea salon. Yes, yes, I know it's been going for donkey's years.

A Sumptuous Afternoon Tea at The Soho Hotel

Akeela Bhattay | Posted 22.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Akeela Bhattay

As afternoon teas go, I've had some truly horrendous experiences, some especially wonderful experiences and some in between; afternoon tea at The Soho Hotel, was charmingly decadent and very much a wonderful experience.