Typical Afternoon Tea
Afternoon Tea is a tradition dating back to the 19th Century - the custom was to serve tea with sandwiches along with scones and usually cakes and pastries.
This British past time has over the years made a fashionable come back, and is has now transformed itself into a popular gift choice and day experience for various occasions.
A typical afternoon tea in the New Forest will consist of tiered stand - embellished with small delicious sandwiches. It can also include freshly baked scones with clotted cream and preserve, and small selection of tempting pastries and cakes.
Some hotels in the New Forest have taken Afternoon Tea to new lavish heights by creating luxury afternoon tea, served with a flute of champagne for added indulgence.
Afternoon tea is the perfect way to treat someone special or for a family get-together, it is also an excellent way to relax and unwind after a day exploring the New Forest.