What is afternoon tea?

  • (noun): A light midafternoon meal of tea and sandwiches or cakes.
    Example: "An Englishman would interrupt a war to have his afternoon tea"
    Synonyms: tea, teatime

Some articles on afternoon teas, afternoon tea:

William Curley - Pâtisserie
... pâtisserie to accompany limited-run Afternoon Teas - one of Suzue's specialities ... To celebrate Chocolate Week in October 2010, William and Suzue ran an Afternoon Tea at Claridges Hotel in Mayfair, London, which featured some of ... William then began a regular Afternoon Tea set with the Halkin Hotel in November 2011 and launched his exclusive limited-run Jubilee Afternoon Tea in the Halkin Hotel in June 2012, featuring an Apricot and ...
Carcosa Seri Negara - Afternoon Tea
... One of Carcosa Seri Negara's trademarks is the English afternoon tea, served in the elegant drawing room, or on the charming wrap-around verandah, overlooking the beautiful gardens ...

Famous quotes containing the words tea and/or afternoon:

    “I shall sit here, serving tea to friends. . . .”
    —T.S. (Thomas Stearns)

    “Courage!” he said, and pointed toward the land,
    “This mounting wave will roll us shoreward soon.”
    In the afternoon they came unto a land
    In which it seemed always afternoon.
    Alfred Tennyson (1809–1892)