Tea party recipes

Inviting friends round for tea? Impress your guests with these gorgeous teatime treats; perfect for sharing with loved ones.

Tea party recipes
Ginger loaf cake

Ginger loaf cake

Treat yourself with this fantastic ginger cake that's excellent eaten hot or cold.

Banana yogurt cake

Banana yogurt cake

Banana yogurt cake is simple enough for children to make and a great way to use up ripe bananas.

Coffee and walnut cake with tiramisu cream

Coffee and walnut cake with tiramisu cream

A decadent cake recipe strictly for the grown-ups, perfect for a lazy afternoon with friends and a large pot of tea.

The best carrot cake

The best carrot cake

This carrot cake recipe is the gold standard of carrot cakes – a true classic.

Classic scones

Classic scones

Try this classic recipe.

Lemon polenta cake with mascarpone and lemon curd

Lemon polenta cake with mascarpone and lemon curd

A rich, lemony cake that makes a perfect entertaining dessert. Serve at a special occasion or a dinner party.

Caramel, pecan and dark chocolate tart

Caramel, pecan and dark chocolate tart

A rich, nutty tart full of caramel, pecans and dark chocolate.

Mini  Victoria sponge cakes

Mini Victoria sponge cakes

These mini variations on a conventional Victoria sponge recipe are very cute.

Blueberry and apple loaf

Blueberry and apple loaf

Put your best fruit forward for this easy culinary delight of blueberry and apple loaf.

Dorset apple cake

Dorset apple cake

There are as many versions of this apple cake recipe as there are cooks but we love this lemony one. Serve with clotted cream.


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The best chocolate cake recipes

The best chocolate cake recipes

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Afternoons teas in the UK

Afternoons teas in the UK

Looking for a refined afternoon out that involves a host of edible delights? Then afternoon tea is the activity for you. We've picked some lovely venues around England, Scotland and Wales for you.

Strawberry Tea

Strawberry Tea

Everyone’s favourite berry, the strawberry is not just for pouring cream over and scoffing. Try some of these delicious strawberry recipes.

Afternoon teas in London

Afternoon teas in London

From the opulent, to the cheeky, to an informal treat, the diverse range of afternoon teas in London means there's always a cake or a finger sandwich with your name on it – regardless of what takes your fancy.

A vintage tea party table

A vintage tea party table

Bring a little Fifties glamour to a good old-fashioned tea party. Choose crockery in pastel colours, opt for retro glassware, and decorate the table with wild flowers. For the finishing touch, make cupcakes and serve with sweet biscuits.

 

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