Afternoo Tea week 10th August 2015 …Anyone for Tea?
What is Afternoon Tea?
‘Afternoon Tea is naturally tea-related, a traditional ritual, introduced in Britain in the early 1840s. It evolved as a mini meal to stem the hunger and anticipation of an evening meal at 8pm. Afternoon Tea is a meal composed of sandwiches (usually cut delicately into ‘fingers’), scones with clotted cream and jam, sweet pastries and cakes. ‘
I recently met an interesting lady through a friend of mine and instantly we got on really well, I found myself encouraging her to blog about her life experiences, especially the fact that she enjoys afternoon teas at various places. In conversation with this new found friend I found my mouth watering and thought I need to try out what all the fuss is about this so called ritual -Afternoon tea.
I looked on the internet and was delighted to learn that there is a whole new world out…
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