High tea at home: 5 hotels that deliver scones, pastries right to your doorstep
You don’t have to travel out of your home for a leisurely afternoon complete with tea, sandwiches and sweet treats.
Capitol Kempinski is bringing its enchanting afternoon tea experience right into your living room. From S$38 per person, enjoy a three-course set featuring TWG Tea and a selection of savouries and sweets, including crab cake jalapeno aioli, bacon cheese quiche, chicken rice arancini, classic scones and cranberry scones.
Intercontinental Singapore’s afternoon tea set is a multi-tiered showcase of botanical-inspired creations, crafted with herbs and florals. From S$110 for two, it features smoked salmon sandwich with rose jam, herb cream cheese topped with Egyptian star flower, laksa prawn quiche, pistachio morello cherry tart with lemon verbena chutney, hojicha craquelin croux and more.
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This tea set from Mandarin Oriental feeds a family of four (two adults and two children), priced at S$98. Highlights include shawarma sandwich, grilled ham and cheese sandwich, vanilla and chocolate scones, as well as yuzu tart, earl grey chocolate mousse, baked soft cheesecake and more.
The Tea Lounge at Regent Singapore presents an English garden-themed afternoon tea, priced at S$96 for two or S$188 for four. Tuck into vanilla and citrus scones, mimosa sandwich with avruga caviar, roasted Angus beef on whole grain bread, apricot cheesecake and more, served with your choice of Gryphon tea.
This pink three-tiered high tea stand from The Rose Veranda at Shangri-La Hotel Singapore is certainly Instagrammable. For S$68, expect unique creations such as strawberry lobster slaw sandwich, tian of avocado, chicken aioli and caramelised peach, litchi raspberry choux and rose creme brulee tart. Other decadent treats include Tahitian mascarpone canele and vanilla and rose infused scones.