Recipes for Afternoon Tea


When the sun is shining we sometimes (well very often!) dream of getting outside and enjoying a treat or an afternoon tea with some friends - especially on a Monday afternoon! We've been going through our recipes and have picked out a selection that are ideal as afternoon tea recipes: Berry Shortcakes Lg Thumb

Summer Berry Shortcakes

These delicious and healthy strawberry shortcakes are ideal for the summer months when strawberries are in season locally. Click here for the recipe You can change the fruit for these to mix them up and have a selection to choose from. Choc Trio

Chocolate Trio

Create three little chocolate desserts that will impress your guests! Click here for the recipe. Don't these look just like what you'd expect from an afternoon tea? Vanilla Cupcake

Fairy Cakes

A recipe for any little ones that might be looking to help out with some baking. The recipe can be found here. English Cream Teas With Scones

Low Check Scones

What's afternoon tea without a scone? Make your scones using this recipe. Macaroons1 01


One of our popular recipes and why not? These look divine and will wow your friends when they come round for tea! You'll find the recipe here You can change the colour of these by changing the food colouring. This will add more colour to your serving plates! Don't have a cake stand for your treats? We've found this two tiered cake stand at Amazon and is available in different colours. Rustle up some treats, ask some friends round and have a great afternoon in the garden. Don't forget your sunscreen ;) What's your favourite thing to make when having guests round for afternoon tea or just because? Let us know in the comments below, we'd love to know :D *We use Amazon affiliate links in some of our articles. Scottish Slimmers will earn a little commission if you click and then purchase. There is no requirement for you to purchase.