Afternoon Tea Recipes

The ultimate in English inspired gentry and nobility is afternoon tea, and if you wish to feel as if you’re living in a Jane Austen novel set in the English countryside, then you’ll need to ensure that you and your guests enjoy a spot of afternoon tea. Afternoon tea combines fine cups of tea with delicious, light, fluffy, rich, and indulgent cakes and buns, as well as sandwiches and other bite-sized snacks and finger foods that can be eaten by hand. Here we’ll be listing cake recipes, bun recipes, scones, sandwiches, sandwich fillings, and much more on top of that, so the next time you and your friemds enjoy a spot of afternoon tea, the experience itself will be that little bit more authentic and enjoyable.



Sticky Lemon Bakewell Tart Recipe

Sticky Lemon Bakewell Tart - A classic combination of flavours all in one pudding | cookbakeeat.com #lemon #bakewell #pudding


Watching the Great British Bake Off will either make you hungry which will lead you to raid the biscuit tin, or it will make you want to get in the kitchen and bake.....or both (like me!). So this weekend I decided it was time to
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Vegan & Gluten Free Chocolate Cake Recipe

Vegan & Gluten Free Chocolate Cake - A 'free from' chocolate cake that uses the healthiest ingredients | cookbakeeat.com


Vegan chocolate cake works. I have given it the ultimate test and made this gorgeous, moist, chocolatey cake and never told anyone  it’s ‘free from’ ingredients. Firstly, all of my family enjoyed it, commenting on the moist and richness of the cake. A few guesses
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Spiced Pumpkin Loaf Cake Recipe

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If you love carrot cake then you will definitely love this spiced pumpkin loaf cake recipe! It is super delicious and very inviting on a cosy Autumn day. I don't think pumpkin gets the recognition it deserves for cooking and baking with. Pumpkins are more
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Lemon Cupcakes Recipe With Extra Light Frosting

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If you read my Nutella cupcakes recipe for National Cupcake Week you will know I try and use up ingredients in and around the house. Since I had a few lemons left over from lemon tea I decided to make a favourite flavour of mine,
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Nutella Cupcakes with Nutella Buttercream Recipe

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This week it is National Cupcake Week (hooray!) a great excuse to do some great baking and not feel bad :). We are celebrating it at work and the children are making child-friendly cupcakes every day to sell to parents and families to raise money
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