Afternoon Tea

Catch Up In Style Over Afternoon Tea

Sheena Brady | Posted 10.11.2016 | Canada Living
Sheena Brady

Afternoon tea service used to serve as a snack at 4 p.m., in between breakfast and dinner -- this was well before people were eating three meals a day. Nowadays, afternoon tea is served anytime between noon to 4 p.m. I find that instead of being a snack -- the portions are large enough to replace an entire meal.

Vancouver's Shangri-La Adds Art To Afternoon Tea

Lesley Mirza | Posted 05.27.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Lesley Mirza

If you enjoy spending an afternoon sipping on the finest loose leaf teas and nibbling on delicious baked delights, you must visit the Vancouver Shangri-La. And now is actually the perfect time to indulge as the award-winning hotel has added an artistic element to their traditional high tea.

A Tale of Two Teas

Parmjit Parmar | Posted 10.23.2013 | Canada Living
Parmjit Parmar

Having grown up in a household of tea drinkers, I've always had a penchant for a good cuppa. Today afternoon tea has risen to new heights with tea sommeliers and chefs pairing tea with food to enhance the flavours of this repast. On recent visits to tearooms in Washington and Toronto two very different afternoon teas were tasted.