Although once a past-time only reserved for high society members, afternoon tea is now a treat enjoyed by the masses. Whether you are looking to experience the traditional British afternoon tea or would prefer a modern twist on the ritual, London is the place to go to satisfy your appetite. Take a look at this great infographic explaining about the traditional afternoon tea in London.

Afternoon tea is a British food tradition consisting of tea, sandwiches, scones, and cake. It is usually served between 3pm and 5pm in the afternoon. Read the brief history lesson on afternoon tea as well.

On the top of that, the infographic illustrates some afternoon tea etiquette do’s and donts. For instance, you should look into – not over- your teacup when sipping because is considered polite. On the other hand, do not loop your fingers through the handle of your cup or grasp the cup with the palm of your hand. Check out the full infographic below.



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