CELEBRATING THE SUMMER SPORTING
EVENTS WITH A THEMED AFTERNOON TEA
Capital Hotel, holder of the UK Tea Guild’s Award of Excellence for Top London
Afternoon Tea 2012, is celebrating a summer of sporting events in London with
the launch of a themed afternoon tea. Served between 2.30pm and 5.30pm until the end of the Paralympics on September the 9th, the
themed tea is available in the Sitting Room, a striking area on the ground
floor of the hotel or in the comfort of one of the lounges. This winning offer
is just £25 per head or with a glass of Jacquart Champagne £37.50 per person. For more information and bookings see www.capitalhotel.co.uk or telephone 020 7591 1202.
chefs have created a special selection of cakes including Dumbbells made with
passion fruit ganache in a Valhrona chocolate shell; a Winners’ podium made
from glazed lemon sponge; Valhrona chocolate buttons on poppy seed and ginger
sable biscuit sporting Medals; a Flame made from banana cream rippled through
with a raspberry coulis and adorned with a white chocolate flame decoration;
and a Basket Ball glazed carrot cake, all of which are served alongside
delicate sandwiches, home-made scones served with clotted cream and The
Capital’s home-made jam.
40 years ago by David Levin as London’s first boutique hotel The Capital sits
enviably in the heart of Knightsbridge, just minutes from Harrods and Harvey
Nichols, and offers a relaxing haven from the summers events. As well as the
restaurant and bar, it offers 50 stylish and individually decorated bedrooms
with an emphasis on English design.
Still run by the Levin family it is one of few hotels to hold 5 red star
The Capital Hotel, 22 Basil Street, London, SW3
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