Author: Apple Lee
From nibbling on warm scones at a grand century-old hotel to tucking into Instagram-worthy creations at a trendy upstart bakery, there is no lack of outstanding afternoon tea experiences in Hong Kong. Now with the help of these delivery services, you can indulge in this Hong Kong specialty without leaving home.
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Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong
Riding on the successful launch of its online patisserie, Four Seasons has expanded its bakery offerings to include a three-tiered afternoon tea set. Guests can place their order 24 hours in advance and pick up their treats at the hotel’s pop-up bakery or opt for delivery services at additional costs. The seasonal afternoon tea menu features a range of savoury and sweet delicacies including classic English scones, figs and raspberry pound cake and the signature red velvet cake. The set is priced at $628 and caters to two.
Available at shopfourseasonshk.com
Vive Cake Boutique
Vive Cake Boutique is partnering with local influencer beauty brand Woke Up Like This for a special afternoon tea collaboration this month. Available until May 31, the tea set experience features a range of savoury delights and sweet treats like caramel chocolate cake, white chocolate mousse cake with strawberry compote and panna cotta with rhubarb jelly. The set is available at $500 for two, which includes rental fee for the three-tiered cake stand.
For more information, call 9841 8877 or 2337 2055
Rosewood Hong Kong
Rosewood Hong Kong is supporting local charity Impact HK to help homeless individuals who have been affected by the coronavirus. From now until June 13, hotel cake shop Buttery Patisserie will donate a lunch box for every Or Noir tart sold in-shop or online. Enjoy free delivery for orders above $1,000 throughout the month of May, excluding remote areas and outlying islands.
Available at rosewoodhkshop.com
The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong
Take it to the great outdoors with The Ritz-Carlton’s swanky new picnic on-the-go service. Order a picnic basket from the hotel and have it delivered and set up for you at West Kowloon Nursery Park (or any place of your choice at a premium). If that’s not enough, you can request to have a butler service to cater to your every whim. The picnic basket features an array of gourmet delicacies including a charcuterie selection, finger sandwiches and freshly made juices. For an even more luxurious experience, you can opt to top up your picnic with champagne, wine and caviar at additional costs. The Ritz-Carlton Picnic is available at $788 for two and $1,488 for four.
For more information, call 2263 2160 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Peninsula Hong Kong
We couldn’t complete our list without a mention of this Hong Kong institution. The Peninsula has launched a new afternoon tea delivery experience, so you can enjoy their signature pastries and scones from the comfort of your own home. Pick and choose from individual cakes like the strawberry roulade and mille feuille; or simply order the Classic Afternoon Tea and Scone Set. If you are hosting a group, the Afternoon Tea Bash help you get sorted when three o’clock comes around. The party-size bundle features two dozens of scones, Peninsula brand chocolates, and of course, a handful of tea bags.
Available on peninsulaboutique.com