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The Art of Afternoon Tea: Tradition, etiquette & recipes for delectable teatime treats (Hardcover)

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More than 75 stunning recipes and inspiration for how to host and bake for the ultimate afternoon tea party.

The art of afternoon tea is a delightful and refined tradition that has been cherished for centuries and invites us to savor simple pleasures in a world that often rushes by too quickly. It is an elegant affair where delicate china cups are filled with aromatic teas, accompanied by dainty finger sandwiches, bite-size savories, scones, and delectable patisserie. The setting is meticulously arranged with pristine linen tablecloths, vases of fresh flowers, and fine porcelain teapots and as you sip a soothing cup of tea, time seems to slow down, allowing for intimate conversation and a moment of tranquility...

Here you will find the ultimate guide to enjoying this experience to the full at home, from insights into the history, traditions, and etiquette of afternoon tea to achievable recipes for all the elements necessary to create a three-tiered cake stand brimming with delicious treats that will be the envy of any tea salon in the finest hotels.

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A new collection of beautifully photographed recipes, curated for you by the expert food and drink editor at Ryland Peters & Small, and originally created by our highly-regarded cookery authors.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781788796170
ISBN-10: 1788796179
Publisher: Ryland Peters & Small
Publication Date: June 25th, 2024
Pages: 192
Language: English