Did you know that the second Full Week in August is Afternoon Tea Week in the UK? This week-long celebration of tea is a great opportunity to enjoy this delicious drink with friends and family. In this blog post, we will discuss how to celebrate tea week and some of the best tea-related recipes and ideas. Whether you are a tea lover or just want to learn more about this traditional British pastime, read on for tips and inspiration!
Things to consider
If you are planning on celebrating tea week, there are a few things you should keep in mind. First of all, afternoon tea is typically served between three and five pm. This means that you will need to plan your activities around this time frame. Secondly, afternoon tea is a very social event, so make sure to invite friends and family members who enjoy spending time together. Finally, be sure to have plenty of tea on hand! There are many different types of tea available, so take the time to choose a variety that everyone will enjoy.
Now that you know how to celebrate tea week, let's discuss some recipes and ideas for afternoon tea. If you want to keep it simple, serve a selection of finger sandwiches and scones with tea. For a more substantial meal, you could add soup or salad to the menu. If you are looking for something sweet, there are many tea-related desserts that you can make or buy. Some of our favourites include tea cakes, cookies, and pastries.
No matter how you choose to celebrate tea week, we hope that you have a delicious and enjoyable time! What are your favourite afternoon tea recipes? Let us know in the comments below. And be sure to check out our other blog posts for more great ideas on how to celebrate British holidays and traditions! Cheers!
Do you have any favourite tea recipes? Let us know in the comments below and be sure to check out our other blog posts for more great ideas on how to celebrate British holidays and traditions! Cheers!