Monday, May 9, 2011

Derby Day Afternoon Tea at Hearthside

What a beautiful Summer tea table setting. Very refreshing.

This was the delightful tea menu that was enjoyed by our guest for the Derby Day Afternoon Tea at Hearthside this Mother's Day weekend.

Tea Sandwiches:
Open-faced Cucumber with Fresh Dill Mayonnaise
Southwest Chicken in Pastry Cup
Turkey and Cranberry Orange Chutney in Pinwheel
Layer Imported Boursin Cheese and Watercress
Mini Croissant with Baked Ham and Honey Mustard
Lemon Pepper Salmon Sandwich with Creme Fraice and Fresh Field Greens

Miniature English Scones
Chocolate Dipped Strawberries
Assorted Miniature Pastries and Cookies

                                                                                                            One must not forget the   Assorted Teas:


  1. I just love your blog! I wish I didn't live on the other side of the US.
    Lady Linda

  2. I agree with Lady Linda, I love this blog. I would LOVE to come to tea with you and all these pretties..I will bring some beautiful cupcakes! Added you to my blogroll so I do not miss a thing!! Hugs from a new tea friend. ~ Trish

  3. I LOVE THE PHOTO OF THE TEAPOTS - YOU NEEDED MY CHAIRS COVERS FOR THOSE FOLDING CHAIRS. This is lovely and thank you for sharing this event!

  4. This looks so cute ~ I want to have tea with you. I would bring the desserts! HA!


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