Nibbles

Mini Chocolate Crepe Stack

Mini Chocolate Crepe Stack

Alright ya’ll, I’m kickin’ it up a notch today with the afternoon tea treats! I can never get enough chocolate and this Mini Chocolate Crepe Stack is hitting all the right spots. I’ve been eating crepes since I was a kid; my grandma used to […]

Pimento Cheese Sandwich

Pimento Cheese Sandwich

A pimento cheese sandwich is a great nibble for any afternoon tea. It’s one of my favorites and I’ve tried dozens of recipes, but this is one of the best. I think you’ll love it too. Pimento Cheese Sandwich 2 cups Extra-Sharp Cheddar Cheese, shredded […]

Karen Rose Smith – Chocolate Peppermint Blossoms

Karen Rose Smith – Chocolate Peppermint Blossoms

Karen Rose Smith, author of Slay Bells Ring, is sharing her delicious recipe for Chocolate Peppermint Blossoms today. They are the perfect addition to any afternoon tea and a wonderful holiday treat to share with friends and family. It’s time to start your holiday baking! […]

Thanksgiving Tea Party

Thanksgiving Tea Party

With the holidays just around the corner, what better way to celebrate with friends and family than with a Thanksgiving Tea Party? Today I’m sharing a great menu along with recipes and tips for planning a wonderful afternoon tea. The Table Decorating your table can […]

Apple Tea Cakes

Apple Tea Cakes

Fall in Virginia means spending time at an orchard picking apples. But then what do you do with all those delicious treats? In my house, they get put to good use with homemade applesauce, apple butter, and these absolutely divine apple tea cakes. They’re best […]

London Broil Tea Sandwiches

London Broil Tea Sandwiches

I love a good nibble with my afternoon tea and these London broil tea sandwiches are no exception! London Broil Tea Sandwiches 1/2 lb London Broil Deli Meat, thinly sliced 4 oz. Herb & Garlic Goat Cheese 1 English Cucumber 6 slices Seedless Rye Sandwich […]

Afternoon Tea Menu Planning Tips

Afternoon Tea Menu Planning Tips

You’ve invited your friends, set your table, and selected your teas, but how do you plan afternoon tea menu? If you’re not in the habit of hosting events, figuring out what to serve and how much can be a little challenging. Catering your event doesn’t […]

Pumpkin Spice Cake with Brown Sugar Cream Cheese Frosting

Pumpkin Spice Cake with Brown Sugar Cream Cheese Frosting

Pumpkin season is finally here and I’m celebrating with a delicious pumpkin spice cake. And I’m topping it off with a brown sugar cream cheese frosting. Yum! It’s the perfect sweet treat to end a fall time afternoon tea. Pumpkin Spice Cake 2 cups Cake […]

Ham and Cheese Pastries

Ham and Cheese Pastries

Ham and cheese are the perfect combination for an afternoon tea party. Especially here in Virginia where we serve VA Ham Biscuits at almost every event! Today I’m dressing it up a bit by wrapping these yummies in puff pastry and baking them to a […]

Tea Pairings – How to Pair Tea with Nibbles

Tea Pairings – How to Pair Tea with Nibbles

When planning your Afternoon Tea menu, it’s important to think about your tea pairings. After planning out what your nibbles, what tea will you serve? With so many delicate flavors and aromas, serving the right tea can bring out all the wonderful flavors of the […]