The English Tea Room

Exterior of a traditionally styled tea room: Newens, the Original Maids of Honour, Kew. The Tea Room; tea tables outside the domestic home In the latter part of the 19th century a new eating establishment began to appear, the Tea Room. The concept of the English Tea Room evolved from the implicit family values of…… Continue reading The English Tea Room

The Cream Tea

A West Country Delicacy The Cream Tea is a regional delicacy associated with the south west England (colloquially known as The West Country). Clotted Cream is the essential ingredient of a Cream Tea. The components of a Cream Tea are very simple. Clotted Cream, a luxurious freshly-produced replacement to butter provides the unique quality of…… Continue reading The Cream Tea