AFTERNOON TEA - in the proper order of tea sandwiches for the first course on the bottom tier. Scones with cream and jam for the second course on the middle tier. On the top tier are the sweets for the last course. #food #recipes
Afternoon Tea that great British tradition still lives on in the jolly historic houses of merry olde England. A Cream Tea - consists of scones, clotted cream, lemon curd and tea. High Tea - is an evening meal served around 6 p.m. and consists of meat and potatoes as well as other foods and tea. It was adopted by the working class and it is also called supper. Families with servants often took high tea on Sundays to allow the maids and butlers to go to church.