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.

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Dreamy White Chocolate & Raspberry Cupcakes Recipe

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Oh my, these little gems are absolutely gorgeous! This is my dreamy white chocolate & raspberry recipe post for Valentines day and trust me, your other half will be made up with these! I will certainly be making these again this weekend for my boyfriend as he loved them!

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Strawberry Scones with Strawberry Cream Recipe

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So Summer is coming and I am loving fresh strawberries and yoghurt!I was watching James Martin making scones on Saturday Kitchen and I thought I would experiment a little and make strawberry scones. These scones are light, fluffy with a hint of strawberry. Perfect for afternoon tea.

 

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Pinata Cake With Hidden Smarties Inside Recipe

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This weekend it was my friends little girls birthday and of course what more of an excuse do you need to make and eat cake! I wanted to do something simple due to limited time and ingredients I had available, but also with a little bit of ‘wow’ factor. So

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Sticky Lemon Bakewell Tart Recipe

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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 make a proper pudding. I

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Vegan & Gluten Free Chocolate Cake Recipe

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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 were that it may have

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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 than just for carving out!!

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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, Lemon Drizzle, all topped off

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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 for charity. A great idea

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Moreish Anzac Biscuit Recipe

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I have such lovely memories from this simple and moreish Anzac biscuit recipe and it started at my Grandmothers house. I can remember being about 5 and at around 10am I was allowed to sit in front of the television, watch cartoon network and have a cup of milky camp

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Cadbury Creme Egg Cupcake Recipe

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Like many people I am a chocoholic. Give me hot chocolate fudge cake, dairy milk, chocolate biscuits, anything really and I am one very happy lady! But saying all of this the chocolate things I avoid seem to be chocolate bars (like mars bars, twix) and things like creme eggs.

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