Etiquette, fine china, and recipes from a Downton Abbey era.
Pages of this cookbook contain everything you need to know to organize your own proper afternoon tea. Few customs are more iconic of England than the afternoon tea. Everything about it – the etiquette, the fine English china, the sandwiches and cakes – epitomizes some of the very best England has to offer. This little book is filled with recipes for many of the best offerings – scones, cakes and tarts, tea sandwiches, preserves and more – that graces tea tables in the Downton Abbey era and continue to be enjoyed today.