There aren’t many better ways to spend an afternoon than having tea with friends. It’s even better when you add a nice piece of cake!
There is nothing more splendid than enjoying afternoon tea on a wide, sloping lawn as the summer sunshine dapples the grass. While taking tea served to you on the lawns of a beautiful English garden is one of life’s little luxuries, afternoon tea doesn’t have to be a complicated and cumbersome affair. It’s quite easy to serve a simple and stylish version of afternoon tea in a more relaxed and informal setting for your friends at home.
The essential equipment serving afternoon tea is a good quality ceramic tea set. There are many different types for you to choose from, but always remember to let your own personality shine through when you choose your own tea set. As well as the traditional teapot, matching cups and saucers, sugar bowl, and milk jug, you will also need a tea strainer. I have decided to use loose leaf tea because of its…
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