Host a British-Style Tea
Break out your best King’s English with these pretty appetizers, perfect for pairing with a classic cup of tea.
Cream Cheese-Olive Spread
Recipe: Cream Cheese-Olive Spread
This savory spread makes a nice partner for sweet tea treats.
Easy Monogrammed Cheesecake Bars
Recipe: Easy Cheesecake Bars
Pipe a pretty initial on these bars for a personal touch. Use lowercase letters for a modern look, or get fancy with cursive.
Recipe: Spicy Cheddar Cheese Straws
Add a little spice to your celebration with these savory straws. Kick it up a notch by adding a little more red pepper.
Recipe: Tea Cakes
Southern tea cakes are all sugared-butter goodness! These buttery cookies are a classic Southern twist on the breadier British version.
Salted Caramel Strawberries
Recipe: Salted Caramel Strawberries
Swift and stylish, sweet and salty, these strawberry confections are the best of both worlds.
Lemon Tea Bread
Recipe: Lemon Tea Bread
This yummy, cake-like tea bread has a light lemon taste and is drizzled with a sweet citrus glaze.
Recipe: Chocolate-and-Almond Macaroons
Prep these drop cookies in a snap! These fluffy coconut bites are made more elegant with a quick drizzle of chocolate.
Scones and Devonshire Cream
Scones and Devonshire Cream (also known as clotted cream) are essential staples for a proper tea party. This scone recipe is one of the easiest and best that we’ve ever tasted. With lots of simple variations, you’ll be sure to find the perfect pastry for your party.
Pretty Posy Bouquet
Create this classic English hand-tied bouquet. It's simple with our step-by-step directions, and it will make a beautiful centerpiece for your tea party.