Elizabeth Rose Vintage Teas

Pop up Tea Party

We are offering a complete travelling tea shop experience.  A choice of delicious menus which will be delivered to your choice of venue complete with all the vintage style china, linen, crockery and bunting to create a vintage tea for you and your guests.

We also provide a set-up, serve and washing up service, this leaves you absolutely free to be the perfect hostess and enjoy the time with your friends.  The cost of this is included in the prices below, however please ask us for a quote for over twenty five guests.

Why not start off your tea party with a craft demonstration, we have several options please see our Crafternoon Tea section.

If you would like to cater for your own tea party we are able to offer our beautiful crockery, cutlery and linen for hire, see our China Hire section for prices.

Standard Menu £16.50 per head incl. service

Selection of finger sandwiches   – Smoked salmon and cream cheese, Egg and cress, Brie and cranberry and Ham and mustard

Fruit or plain scones with strawberry jam and clotted cream

Choice of teas

Traditional Menu £19.95 per head incl. service

Selection of  finger sandwiches – Choose four from – Smoked salmon and cream cheese, Brie and cranberry, Egg and cress, Ham and chutney, Rare roast beef and horseradish, Cream cheese and cucumber,  Vintage cheddar  and pickle, Coronation chicken with lettuce

Fruit or plain scones with strawberry jam and clotted cream

Choice of  cake – choose from Coffee and walnut, Carrot, Lemon drizzle, Chocolate or Victoria sponge

Choice of teas

De-luxe Menu – £21.95 per head incl. service

Selection of sandwiches as per traditional menu

Plain scones with strawberry jam and clotted cream or fruit scones with passion fruit curd

Choose from Victoria sponge, Coffee and walnut cake,  Chocolate cake, Lemon drizzle cake, Luxury Rocky Road, Summer fruit tartlets

Beautifully butter- iced  cupcakes  (our top of the range delicately decorated sugar paste cupcakes with flowers, lace, pearls  etc £1.00 per person extra)

Choice of Teas

In addition to all menus, we can supply a bespoke celebration cake designed and made by Karen, our experienced sugar-craft expert.  Please speak to us to discuss your requirements and for cost. Other extras are available.  Home made lemonade served in 100 ml bottles – £2.00 per person.  We can also supply chocolate dipped strawberries and marshmallows, please ask for price.

We  are perfectly happy to  adapt all our menus to your personal needs and tastes , for instance you may fancy meringues with fresh fruit and cream in the summer or something seasonal  such as white chocolate snowballs for Noel.  Also, you may fancy adding some savouries to your menu, such as home made sausage rolls or savoury tartlets, please ask us for a quote.

The “Putting on the Ritz” menu – £26.00 per head incl. service

(The one we are throwing everything at – Very special)

Ritz recipe Cucumber sandwiches

Ritz recipe Smoked salmon sandwiches

Chicken and Tarragon Butter sandwiches (Recipe adapted from ‘Fortnum and Mason Afternoon Tea Book’)

Potted shrimps on Melba toast

Scones with strawberry jam and clotted cream

Lemon drizzle or Coffee and Walnut cake

Luxury fondant iced cupcakes – stunningly decorated a la Ritz!

Choice of Darjeeling or Earl Grey tea

 

It would make this superb tea extra fabulous if you started with a glass of champagne or other bubbly – just like the top London hotels – and we will include in the Ritz menu the hire of our champagne saucers to ensure an authentic vintage feel.  On other menus there is a small hire charge for the glasses. We guarantee you a fabulous tea party that people will talk about for many weeks.

Minimum of 10 guests for all options.

We offer discounted prices for children who are making up part of an  adult party.

All prices  include hire of our lovely vintage china, tablecloths, cutlery, bunting and napkins.  Delivery charge is inclusive up to 10 miles.