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  • Downton abbey themed afternoon tea
  • Selection of cream cakes and pastries
  • Afternoon tea table setting
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Afternoon Tea at The Vineyard

Afternoon Tea at The Vineyard is the ultimate indulgence. Treat yourself to an array of delicious and carefully created cakes, warm scones and finger sandwiches in an elegant setting and experience afternoon tea like never before at one of the five star hotels in Berkshire. Discover more about our Head Pastry Chef, Anthony Millon

Served daily from 3pm-5.30pm

Afternoon Tea Menu **

£29.50 per person

Finger Sandwiches

Cucumber and crème fraiche
Smoked salmon with coriander and lime butter
Ham with honey mustard
Chicken with tarragon mayonnaise
Egg mayonnaise

Cakes and Patisserie

Warm home made scones with strawberry preserve and Dorset clotted cream
Raspberry and vanilla entremet
Fresh seasonal fruit sorbet
Blackcurrant macaron
Mini lemon tartelette
Dark chocolate cake
Classic fruit cake

Teas, coffees and infusions

Black tea:

English breakfast
Lapsang Souchong
Assam
Darjeeling
Earl Grey

Herbal tea:

Green tea
Jasmine green tea
Camomile
Rooibos
Peppermint
Fresh mint

Champagne Afternoon Tea

Add a little sparkle to your Afternoon Tea

Schramsberg, Blanc de Noir, Brut, California, 2009  £9.50 Glass  £50.00 Bottle
Taittinger, Rose, Brut, France, NV  £13.50 Glass   £65.00 Bottle

Lalani and Co. Afternoon tea

£36.00 per person

For those who are not indulging in the bubbles experience. Enjoy all of the delights of full afternoon tea with a tea to match each course. From a company that specialises in small batch family run tea yards where terroir, climate and altitude make as much difference to the vintages as you find with the best wines.    

Best matched with sandwiches;

Okumidori Sencha, Spring 2014, Nakai-San Gardens, Kyoto, Japan

Best matched with scones;

Grand Reserve, 2nd Flush Darjeeling 2014, Makaibari garden, India

Best matched with cakes;

Hand Rolled Himalayan Tips, Autumn 2014, Jun Chiyabari, Nepal

 

Highclere Castle Afternoon Tea


Enjoy all of the above and a copy of Lady Carnarvon’s current book, ‘Lady Catherine and the Real Downton Abbey’ together with Lady Carnarvon tea.

£39.50 per person*

Purchase afternoon tea gift vouchers online

If you have any dietary requirements, please let us know when making your booking and we will do our best to accommodate.

* Based on two people enjoying afternoon tea. One book between two people. Price for one person is £45.00 including the book.

**Gluten or dairy free Afternoon Tea is also available upon request with 48 hours notice. This is a sample Afternoon Tea menu. Some Afternoon Tea items may contain one or more of the 14 allergens. Any of the above dishes may contain one or more of the 14 allergens. Please click here for further details.

While away the afternoon.


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