H1: Celebrating Father’s Day in Style with an Afternoon Tea Experience
Father’s Day is an occasion we all look forward to. With the date not far away, it’s time to start thinking about how you’ll make it special for the man who has given you so much. If you’re looking for a unique way to celebrate Father’s Day, why not treat Dad to an indulgent afternoon tea. It’s a great way to spoil him in style and show your appreciation for all that he does.
H2: Why Choose Afternoon Tea?
Afternoon tea is a classic British tradition that has been enjoyed for centuries. It is still a popular pastime today, and it’s not hard to see why. The quintessentially English tradition is all about taking time out to relax, enjoy the company of loved ones, and indulge in delicious treats. For Father’s Day, treating Dad to an afternoon tea experience is a great way to make him feel appreciated.
H2: What to Expect from an Afternoon Tea Experience
An afternoon tea experience is a luxurious treat that takes you on a journey of indulgence. When you book an experience, you can expect to be seated in a comfortable atmospheric room, surrounded by beautiful decor. The experience will usually start with a selection of freshly brewed teas, chosen from a range of fine teas, with some venues offering a glass of complimentary Champagne or Prosecco as an essential component of the classic ritual.
Afternoon tea usually consists of three courses: savoury, scones, and sweet. The savoury course consists of small bites such as quiches, finger sandwiches, and pasties. The scones course is usually served with clotted cream and jam, with a choice of plain, fruit or savoury scone options. The sweet course usually consists of patisserie, cakes, macaroons and truffles.
H2: Choosing the Right Afternoon Tea Experience
Choosing the right afternoon tea experience for Father’s Day with its specific needs, taste and dietary requirements in mind is essential. Many venues provide a premium afternoon tea experience that includes the very best savoury and sweet treats topped with exquisite tea options or champagne.
The contemporary venues that offer this experience have the highest standards when it comes to food, drink and ambiance. You’ll also need to research the intended restaurant menu before booking to ensure your father’s need for vegetarian, vegan or gluten-free options are catered for.
H2: The Importance of a Stunning Venue
The right venue can make all the difference to a Father’s Day afternoon tea experience. When looking for a venue, consider factors such as location, ambiance, and decor. Most restaurants or hotels provide dramatic settings that take guests back in time in terms of vintage setting, and refreshing touches.
The venues have, over the years, been refashioned to keep up with the expectations of guests eager to experience that opulence. For a touch of luxury, consider booking an afternoon tea experience in a majestic, grand building that dates back centuries. That will sure make him remember the experience forever.
H2: Making Father’s Day Extra Special
There are many ways to make Father’s Day afternoon tea experience extra special. You can consider gifting your father a luxurious hamper, packed with some of his favourite items, or better yet, contact the venue prior to your arrival and ensure they place a personal memento of the day, such as a framed family photo, a note from a loved one or even a favorite quote from a book, on your seat. Most importantly, private rooms are allowed for those that prefer privacy as they enjoy the afternoon tea experience.
Another way to make the day extra special is to make personalised cards or crafts with your siblings that Dad can treasure forever. Whatever you choose to do, make sure it’s something he’ll appreciate and remember for years to come.
H2: Afternoon Tea Takeaways
Afternoon tea takeaways have become quite popular during the pandemic, thanks to lockdowns and the US moving towards “normalcy”. If you can’t make it to an afternoon tea experience this year, you can always order a takeaway or delivery of the traditional Father’s Day themed treats from the venue.
The takeaways could also include everything you need to enjoy a luxurious Father’s Day afternoon tea at home, such as a Hamper, tea, sandwiches, with a selection of scones, sweet patisseries, and truffles. By doing so, you can still enjoy the tradition and show Dad how much he means to you, even if you’re unable to celebrate in person.
Father’s Day is a time to celebrate the man who has given you so much. It’s a time to show your appreciation and make him feel cherished. An afternoon tea experience is a great way to do just that. It’s a luxurious treat that allows you to relax, unwind and indulge in delicious treats with the ones you love. Whether you choose to celebrate at a restaurant or at home, with or without Champagne, a fitting afternoon tea serves as the perfect addendum to a father’s day he’ll never forget. Happy Father’s Day!