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Hosting a Christmas Afternoon Tea

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Capture forever memories by hosting an easy Christmas Afternoon Tea this holiday season. Be inspired by beautiful teatime finger foods, table settings, serving ideas and more.

Gold and White Teacups with Teatime Food

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Hosting a holiday tea is easier than you may think, and is easily doable with a bit of planning and some inspiration.

Here you will find inspiring recipes, ideas, and images to help you deck your halls, light candles, and create easy but memorable finger foods and treats your guests will love.

Turn on some holiday music and prepare to be inspired by some of the best Christmas tea ideas we could find.

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Christmas Afternoon Tea at London’s Ritz Carlton

“During the Christmas season, traditional Afternoon Tea in The Palm Court at The Ritz will be given a festive twist. You can enjoy with your family and friends, servings of delicate finger sandwiches, delicious pastries, mouth-watering cakes and freshly made scones with Cornish clotted cream and strawberry preserve whilst listening to the glorious sounds of The Ritz choir singing well-known carols.”


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Offer tidings of comfort and joy to guests who come to call during the holidays. Amid the hustle and bustle that so often characterizes the end of the year, an unhurried observance of teatime beckons. Set before a decorated tree, our table shines brightly with Yuletide cheer.


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Friends and family gather “for teatime around a table that beautifully combines silver and gold along with classic red and green are sure to enjoy this enticing menu of sweet and savory treats.”


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Holiday Tea Service for a Christmas Tea

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Royal Crown Derby “Elizabeth”

“The alluring and versatile gold-trimmed Elizabeth from Royal Crown is festive in three ways. Learn how to incorporate this beautiful pattern into your holiday table settings.”


58 Christmas Tea Recipes

There is nothing more festive, more holiday, than a Christmas Afternoon Tea. And, it's easier than you think to host your own with these delicious, holiday recipes and table setting ideas!

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