Book: Tea Fit For A Queen. Recipes & Drinks for Afternoon Tea


Delicious recipes and drinks for afternoon tea made simple.



Enjoy a spot of tea and delectable cakes inspired by the rich, royal history of London’s most iconic places. From a delicious bakewell tart to orange-scented scones, delicate finger sandwiches and champagne cocktails, this charming collection of recipes brings you a taste of tea fit for a queen.


“This is a stunning book, full of fascinating facts about our historic royal palaces and the history of afternoon tea. The delicious recipes are beautifully photographed with clear step-by-step instructions. One of our favourite books this year, we absolutely loved it! Highly Recommended!” —Hot Brands Cool Places (From the Publisher)


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Filled with recipes that have stood the test of time as well as fascinating anecdotes and tales, Tea Fit for a Queen reveals how the tradition of afternoon tea started in royal Britain. More than 40 charming recipes include everything from delicate finger sandwiches to Victoria sponge cake, Chelsea Buns, and a Champagne Cocktail. In these pages learn about the royals and their connection to the history of tea, why jam pennies were Queen Elizabeth II’s favorite tea time treat, and how mead cake came to be served during Henry VIII’s reign. Discover what cake William and Catherine selected for their wedding and hear why orange-scented scones became a royal tradition at Kensington Palace.

  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Ebury Press; Illustrated edition (September 15, 2015)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 128 pages

Additional information

Weight 14 oz
Dimensions 7.5 × 5.5 × .50 in


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