AFTERNOON TEA FUN FACTS Brought to you by
South Bank London
GO guess how many ON cuppas us Brits drink in a year...
62 BILLION CUPS CHAPS
The most expensive tea bag in the world
(of sorts) was created by Boodles jewellers to celebrate PG Tips 75th birthday! The diamond encrusted sack was worth £7000 and auctioned off for charity.
DID YOU KNOW... in the Library Lounge at London Marriott Hotel County Hall, you’ll be surrounded by 4994 antique books whilst devouring your afternoon tea.
For those that don’t have a sweet tooth, Park Plaza Westminster Bridge serve up a
sushi afternoon tea
OXO Tower R e s t a u r a n t, Bar and B r a ss e r i e serve 10,400 co c k ta i l fuelled ‘Not Afternoon Teas ’ every year
On board City Cruises, customers munch through a whopping 33,600 scones per year.
I t wa s p r o b a b ly a g o o d t h i n g t e a a r r i v e d i n t h e U K , B E C A US E . . .
UNTIL T H E 1 7 0 0 ’s
WA S T H E N AT I O N ’S FAVO U R I T E T I P P L E !
t h e w o r l d ’s b i g g es t s c o n e wa s 119.45 kg and measured 117 cm in diameter. The great cake was baked by Shaun McCarthy in New Zealand and took a mighty 7 hours to cook...
Published on Aug 7, 2015
To celebrate National Afternoon Tea Week (10 - 16 August) South Bank London has created a fun infographic featuring weird and wonderful fact...