Let's talk about your tea party menu and what should be included on it.
The event, the number of guests and of course, your budget will determine what goes on your menu.
A cream tea consists simply of tea, scones, and cream for the scones. High teatime recipes , whose name is misused and misunderstood in America, requires heartier fare.
For a guideline, remember that teatime parties are known for their dainty fare. Finger sandwiches and bite size portions are the trademark of teatime. . Finger sandwiches and bite size portions are the trademark of teatime. For the typical tea menu there are three “courses”, so to speak.
The menu should be both pleasing to the eye, as well as the palate. What I love about teatime parties is that it doesn’t have to require a lot of time and expense to provide a delicious and interesting menu. Small portions allow you to both prepare and “taste test” a variety of tasty delicacies.
Most of all, don't forget, friend, that your own creativity adds interest to your menus!
Use these tips for help on picking Party Food.
Ham Puffs Pecan Scones Sliced Fruit Lemon Squares Chocolate Mousse Tarts
Cranberry Chicken Salad Tea Sandwiches Sour Cream Scones with Curd Cheese Balls Orange Pound Cake Oatmeal- Chocolate Chip Cookies Carrot Tea Cakes
Cucumber Tea Sandwiches Cream of Potatoes Soup Cheddar Scones with clotted cream Carmel-Apple Tarts Mini Eclairs Raspberry Cream
Asparagus Quiche Fruit Salad Cinnamon/Sugar Scones Creme de Menthe Bars Mini Cheesecakes
Rare Roast Beef Sandwiches with horseradish mayonnaise Shrimp Salad Sandwiches
Deviled Eggs Mini Cranberry Nut Muffins Fruit Tarts Petite Fours
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