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Desire Finest Luxury Hotel High Tea Service(s).

laurennycfoodie | Apr 8, 2008 12:02 PM

Dear Fellow Tea & Sweets Lovers:

Of the following options, which upscale hotel(s) has/ve the most ideal afternoon tea service(s) & why?:

(1) The Four Seasons;
(2) The Pierre;
(3) The St. Regis;
(4) The Peninsula;
(5) The Waldorf-Astoria;
(6) The Plaza Hotel/The Palm Court;
(7) The Pembroke Room;
(8) The Ritz Carlton;
(9) The London Hotel/Gordon Ramsay/Maze
(10) The Carlyle Hotel;
(11) The Madarin Oriental
(12) The Hotel Plaza Athenee/Arabelle;
(13) The Essex House &
(14) Other(s).

What is your short list and why?

Could you please rate these choices on the following criteria?:

a) Tea selections, types & qualities;
b) Scones: what kind(s) and do they come w/ Devonshire cream & jam;
c) Cucumber sandwiches et al.;
d) Other sweets & desserts;
e) Quality & quantity of food items;
f) Price: value for dollar &
g) Other.

In advance, I thank you for your prompt replies. Hope to hear from you soon!


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