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A GREAT BRITISH TRADITION GETS A MODERN REIMAGINING. RESULT — AN AFTERNOON TEA TO LINGER OVER WITH GIRLFRIENDS
Afternoon tea is brazenly frivolous. Not only does it flagrantly flout traditional meal times, but also its ingredients read like a roll-call of treats: fizz, finger sandwiches, elegant tarts and cream-laden cakes. Modern treats, too. This menu of cardamom cake, spiced crab sandwiches and chocolate-pimped scones is moreish, memorable and anything but chintzy.
Strawberries and cream but not as you know it: a cardamom-spiced cake topped with rose cream lift this classic duo out of the ordinary