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Elegant Champagne Afternoons in Edinburgh

Sweet Treats in Our Opulent Setting

Afternoon Tea

Experience the epitome of tradition and opulence with our Afternoon Tea at The Witchery, priced at just £40 per person. Step away from the bustling Royal Mile and immerse yourself in a serene world brimming with timeless allure as you find your sanctuary within our enchanting, candlelit historic dining rooms.

Savour an exquisite array of the finest teas, including our exclusive Witchery blend, paired with an assortment of delectable treats. Enjoy savoury delights such as haggis complemented by pineapple chutney and classic sandwiches. Delight in the warm, freshly baked scones, served with luscious clotted cream and preserves. Explore a palette of exquisite pastries and cakes, each a masterpiece meticulously crafted by our talented pastry chefs.

Our Afternoon Tea is served between 3pm and 4pm, Monday to Friday.

Book now and delight in an magical afternoon at The Witchery. 

Afternoon Tea Menu

AFTERNOON TEA £40

 

CHAMPAGNE AFTERNOON TEA £55

Including a glass of Billecart-Salmon Champagne

 

ROSE CHAMPAGNE AFTERNOON TEA £65

Including a glass of Billecart-Salmon Rosé Champagne

 

SANDWICHES
Gruyere and oak-smoked ham croque monsieur
Egg mayonnaise and cress on brioche
Open rye bread with ‘Eddie’s cure’ Scottish smoked salmon, cucumber and dill mousse

SAVOURY
Findlay’s of Portobello haggis with pineapple chutney

SCONES
Fruit and plain scones
with Cornish clotted cream and British raspberry jam

CAKES
Passionfruit and white chocolate trifle
Dragon cake
Treacle tart with crème fraiche
Gateaux of the day
Valhrona Ariaga chocolate tart, cocoa nib tuille

 

TEA

WITCHERY BLEND
Exclusively hand crafted for the Witchery by Pekoe Tea Edinburgh. This blend combines Ceylon, Assam and Chinese black tea to create a rich well-balanced tea.
A versatile tea suitable for both breakfast and afternoon.

CHAI BLACK
Expertly blended premium Assam and Darjeeling teas together with a carefully balanced selection of traditional chai spices. The resulting infusion is a warming, intense yet smooth flavour.

EARL GREY
Named after the second Earl Grey, our blend combines a traditional Chinese black tea with natural bergamot oil. Expect a smooth, slightly smoky and citrus finish.

PLANTERS' GREEN
Grown on the high peaks and hand plucked, this large leaf tea is pan heated to produce a light mellow brew with a delicate flavour and aroma. Fresh, sweet and invigorating.

PEPPERMINT
The variety of peppermint bush used, produces a deep purple flower with a distinctive dark green leaf which helps create a strong flavoured minty tea. This is a cherished herbal tea that has been used for centuries to aid digestion.

WHOLE CHAMOMILE FLOWERS
Light and refreshing, possessing a clean and sweet flavour that finishes with delicate floral notes. Caffeine free and calming tea.

CLOUD CATCHER
Hand-blended using 100% natural ingredients, Cloud Catcher packs a fruity punch. Natural sweetness from the apple is pleasantly complimented by the slight tartness of the cranberry. This blend is easy drinking at any time of the day.

LEMONGRASS AND GINGER
Combining the refreshing citrus of Lemongrass with the gentle warmth of Ginger. Naturally caffeine free.

Allergen information:- milk; egg; gluten; sulphites; celery; fish