Raffles Makati launches its Royal Afternoon Tea series at the Writers Bar. The elegant lounge lined with books and art is known for its traditional afternoon tea served with a whimsical twist, and is offered throughout the year. The Royal Afternoon Tea follows the successful Prêt-a-PorTea series themed after iconic fashion brands. It is now inspired by the reigns of popular monarchs and dynasties such as Queen Marie Antoinette, Queen Victoria, and Imperial Russia. Historical and creative elements elevate the afternoon tea for a delightful experience.The Royal Afternoon Tea Series starts on May 1 until July 31, and will be first featuring the luxurious Marie Antoinette Afternoon Tea. Indulge in a medley of sweet and savoury creations inspired by the queen known for her extravagant lifestyle. Delicate desserts include classic Lavender macarons; delightful cakes such as a chocolate-orange financier and a rose-and-white chocolate flavoured religieuse; bite-sized apple and almond tart; quaint vanilla sugar cookies; and fruity strawberry Pavlova. Savoury, French-themed tea-cup sandwiches are also served like brioche topped with egg and black truffle, foie gras terrine served on hazelnut bread, Niçoise on “pain de campagne à la tomate”, and the traditional onion tartlet. A charming tea etiquette guide and Marie Antoinette trivia will be given to those availing of the afternoon tea. Furthermore, Wedgwood will have a display of its Butterfly Bloom collection. Wedgwood is an iconic English tableware brand, wherein its collections have graced the tables of royal families and illustrious heads of states such as the Vatican and White House. A special discount for Wedgwood tea sets will be extended to guests.
Enjoy this delicately designed afternoon tea from 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. daily at Php 1500 for two. Add a glass of champagne at Php 900 for a sparkling afternoon. Prices are subject to service charge and applicable government charges. For more information and reservations, please call Restaurant Reservations at 795 1840 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Raffles Makati
Raffles Makati is an oasis of calm and elegance nestled in the most prestigious address of cosmopolitan Makati. The hotel is within walking distance to fashionable boutiques, exciting dining options that offer a myriad of cuisines, and museums and galleries. Raffles Makati offers emotional luxury to the well-travelled through its stylishly designed 32-suites. Bespoke Butler services, relaxing spa and fitness facilities, an open-air swimming pool, and the iconic Long Bar and Writers Bar are found in the hotel. Other culinary options include the vibrant all-day-dining Spectrum buffet, pastry-boutique Café Macaron, and the bustling Fairmont Lounge. The Raffles Makati is housed within a sleek 30-story tower that also includes the 280 Fairmont Makati and 237 Raffles Residences.
Raffles Hotels & Resorts is a luxury brand with an illustrious history dating back to 1887 when the world-renowned Raffles hotel first opened its doors in Singapore. Today, the remarkable collection includes twelve extraordinary properties in many of the world’s best cities and top holiday destinations including favourites such as Paris, Istanbul, and the Seychelles. Many more exciting locations are also on the horizon with new hotels being developed in destinations such as Warsaw and Jeddah. Whether it’s a secluded resort or a lively city-centre, each Raffles promises an oasis of calm and charm and a compelling mix of cultures and styles, and has its very own story to tell. Part of AccorHotels, a world-leading travel & lifestyle group and digital innovator offering unique experiences in more than 4,000 hotels, resorts and residences, as well as in over 2,500 of the finest private homes around the globe. Raffles is proud to draw on the timeless essence of Raffles – to deliver thoughtful, personal and discreet service to well-travelled guests. For more information or reservations, please visit raffles.com.
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