A Christmas Afternoon Tea 8 December 2012

Here we are again with Christmas just round the corner; it seems like just a few weeks ago I was putting together last year’s seasonal tea!  So what’s on the menu?  Two seasonal ‘old timers’: my wonderfully moist Christmas cake that has been steeped in brandy these past few months and mince pies using my grandmother’s secret recipe that’s stood the test of time!  A special appearance is Sachertorte – let’s face it, it wouldn’t be Christmas without chocolate would it?

Sandwiches

Honey roast ham & dill pickles

Smoked fish paté

Free range egg & cress

Savouries

Cheese choux pastries filled with creamed masala mushrooms

Pesto potatoes

Cakes & scones

Mince pies

Christmas cake

Sachertorte

Buttermilk scones with jam & clotted cream

Teas

Loose leaf Rooibos (South African Herbal Tea)

Loose leaf Tanganda (Zimbabwean black tea)

Loose leaf Ilam (Nepali)

Earl grey

English breakfast

Green tea & selection of fruit teas

Cafetière Coffees

Premium roasted ‘Normal’ and Decaffeinated

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Father Xmas!

Sacher Torte

Xmas Afternoon Tea place setting

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3 Responses to A Christmas Afternoon Tea 8 December 2012

  1. Wow, that is a lot of sweet deliciousness. I bet your Christmas cake is going to taste amazing!

  2. Michelle says:

    Sounds DIVINE! Here I am, at work, doing reports, with a headache, and I could easily picture me, under a big tree, with a table and white table clothe, slight breeze, comfy chair (and your brother for company) with that as our afternoon tea! What a pleasant thought!!! xx

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