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What Makes Good Afternoon Tea?

What Makes Good Afternoon Tea?

We here in the Ugli Office love a good afternoon tea, and so in celebration of Afternoon Tea Week, we thought we’d write a little appreciation post. Scones, cakes, pastries and teas – how could we not celebrate?

Afternoon tea is a beloved English tradition, which traces back to the 1800s when Anna, the seventh Duchess of Bedford, began taking tea and a snack in her private boudoir in the afternoon. Since then, the practice spread and grew more and more elaborate – but what makes a good afternoon tea?

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