Afternoon Tea at Claridge’s
Whilst not scrimping on elegant surrounding, Afternoon Tea in Claridge’s is less formal than the Ritz with considerable trouble taken in sourcing both the Tea and food ingredients.
Claridge’s has it’s own tea connoisseur, Henrietta Lovell who has scoured the world to bring tea from small, little known producers from the four corners of the world.
Rare tea’s such as Malawi Antler have been sourced, Claridge’s is one of just two places in the world where you will find it served.
The Afternoon Tea Menu includes :
A selection of traditional sandwiches
Daylesford organic chicken, lemon & tarragon on granary bread, Dorrington ham, celeriac rémoulade & tomato chutney on onion bread, Severn & Wye smoked salmon, brown shrimp butter & rock samphire on rye bread, Burford brown egg mayonnaise & watercress on white bread Cucumber, crème fraîche & rocket on white bread.
Scones – Freshly baked every day in Claridge’s kitchens Served with Cornish clotted cream and Marco Polo gelée
Hand-Made Pastries – Chocolate gâteau, Mariages frères crème brûlée Blackcurrant tart Pear & walnut éclair, vanilla cream Apricot & caraway cake
SINGLE ESTATE AFTERNOON TEA , SECOND FLUSH MUSCATEL DARJEELING, FIRST FLUSH DARJEELING,
CLARIDGE’S BLEND, RARE EARL GREY, CORNISH EARL GREY , EMPEROR’S BREAKFAST LAPSANG SOUCHONG
HAND-ROLLED CEYLON, CLARIDGE’S REAL FRUIT TEA, OOLONG TEA, IRON GODDESS OF MERCY
WHITE MONKEY PAW , CLARIDGE’S REAL FRUIT GREEN LEAF TEA , STEAMED GREEN, MALAWI ANTLER
CHINA WHITE PEONY, WHITE SILVER TIP, JASMINE SILVER TIP,HERBAL INFUSIONS HERBAL TEA
FRESH ENGLISH MINT, WILD ROOIBOS, LEMON VERBENA .
Although not as formal as the Ritz there is a Dress code which is Elegant smart casual; no shorts, vests, sportswear, flip flops, ripped jeans or baseball caps
Served daily 3.00pm, 3.30pm, 5.00pm or 5.30pm
CLASSIC AFTERNOON TEA
£50 per person – Please note a 12.5% discretionary service charge will be added to your bill.
Your tea includes
A selection of loose leaf teas and herbal infusions:
•a choice of 24 teas from all over the world
•a delicious array of finger sandwiches
•freshly baked raisin and apple scones with Marco Polo jelly and Cornish Clotted cream
•a selection of sweet pastries
Children’s Afternoon Tea
Available for children aged 5-10 years of age, the menu has been cleverly crafted to ensure your children enjoy the experience of afternoon tea .
Priced at £25 per person – Please note a 12.5% discretionary service charge will be added to your bill.
Your tea includes
•A selection of traditional sandwiches, scones, and pastries featuring some children’s favorites such as vanilla fairy cakes and brownies.
•The children will be presented with a beautifully designed menu that doubles as an intricate colouring book.
CHAMPAGNE AFTERNOON TEA
Champagne Afternoon Tea
Served with a glass of selected champagne
£61 per person
Served with a glass of rose champagne
£74 per person
SEASONAL AFTERNOON TEA CALENDAR
Enjoy our seasonal afternoon teas accompanied with a glass of champagne.
Served with a glass of selected champagne.
£60 per person
For more information and to make a booking visit the Claridge’s Website here