Saturday, February 18, 2006

London's ‘Top Afternoon Tea' in Brunei Darusallam

By Huraizfah Ahmad

London's renowned Top Afternoon Tea venue has arrived at The Empire Hotel & Country Club.

The authentic 'Dorchester Afternoon Tea' will be available at the Lobby Lounge on February 17 to 26, from 3pm to 6pm.

The Dorchester in London, well known for its afternoon tea affairs at its 'Promenade,' has been named London's Top Afternoon Tea venue in 2000 and 2002 by the Tea Council of Great Britain.

Guests in Brunei can share the experience when they dine in at the Empire Hotel, which features some of Dorchester's best delights, while enjoying background music by ISB's live orchestra.

Trays of tempting favourites include warm homemade scones, a selection of French pastries, cakes, finger sandwiches- cucumber and cream cheese, egg mayonnaise and smoked salmon and cream cheese and more.

The well known authentic Dorchester tea blends will also be brought in. Guests can choose from a selection of The Dorchester Blend-silvery Ceylon and golden assam, Big Red Sun- blend of full leaf teas from Kenya and Kenilworth, Paris- black tea blend with fruit, bergamot and caramel.

Guests will also have a chance to win a trip to London on board Royal Brunei Airlines and stay for five nights at the Dorchester as well as other prizes.

Members of The Empire Hotel & Country Club, Baiduri Bank cardholders and Royal Skies cardholders will also get a 10 percent discount offer for the promotion.

The Dorchester Afternoon Tea is supported by The Dorchester, Royal Brunei Airlines, Waterford Wedgewood Boutique, Crimson Square and Kristal FM.

Courtesy of Borneo Bulletin Weekend

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