Menu - Autumn 2014
SPECIALITY LOOSE-LEAF TEAS
Healey Dell Classic Blend £1.90
A classic blend of black teas with an added hint of exotic teas, dark, strong and malty. This in-house-blended delicious tea has been inspired by the early tea blends of the 1900's.
Queen's Tea £1.90
Made from a blend of black tea, green tea and jasmine tea. A slightly fragrant, relaxing tea that is the perfect afternoon pick-me-up.
Earl Grey £1.90
One of the world's most famous teas - a traditional recipe of black tea infused with natural oil of bergamot giving a light, slightly smoky and zesty flavour.
Pure Phulbari Assam, a rich black tea with a robust flavour sourced from a single estate in the Assam Valley, India.
Dark Kenya £1.90
From Kenya's ideal tea-growing, volcanic soil. This is a dark, black pekoe tea with an earthy flavour and a light body.
From Western Bengal, an excellent example of this delightfully refreshing brew. Darjeeling is a thin-bodied, light-coloured infusion with a fresh floral aroma.
Decaffeinated Tea £1.90
A most refreshing blend with zero caffeine content.
Green Tea £2.50
From China, made from the leaves on Camellia Sinensis that have undergone minimal
oxidation. A superb example of this health-giving and refreshing loose-leaf green tea.
Peppermint Tea (herbal tea) £2.50
Internationally famed for its health and digestive benefits. Produced from rubbed peppermint leaves An aromatic, cooling, caffeine free tea - perfect after a meal.
Samovar Orange Spice (fruit tea) £2.50
Based on a traditional Russian tea recipe. Warm, zesty and spicy, this orange loose tea has distinctive flavours of cinnamon and ginger. An authentic Samovar experience.
OTHER HOT BEVERAGES
A Cafétiere of Coffee for one (Decaffeinated also available) £1.90
Enjoy a cafétiere of our finest Kenyan coffee. Priced per person.
Delicious Latte & Flavoured Coffees £2.30
Served in a tall coffee glass. Select: Chocolate, Gingerbread, Caramel, Hazelnut or Vanilla.
Spiced Apple Drink £2.30
A perfect beverage for fruit lovers. A scrumptious, 100% pure Apple drink with a cinnamon stick to impart all those delicious flavours.
SOFT DRINKS & MILK SHAKES
Old Fashioned Lemonade £1.50
A thirst-quenching glass of old fashioned lemonade made with real lemons.
Traditional Vintage Ginger Beer £2.20
Real, cloudy, old-fashioned and full of real ginger pieces, brewed to a genuine vintage recipe.
Misc. Canned Drinks £1.20
A Glass of Fresh, Chilled Milk £1.50
Retro Milk Shake £1.90
A glass of fresh chilled milk-shake - the old-fashioned way (not thick), various flavours.
Iced-Dream Milk Shake £2.50
Like Ice Cream? Like Milk Shake? You will LOVE our Ice Dream Shakes!... Ice Cream blended into a heavenly, ice-cold shake! Choose from: Strawberry, Vanilla, Chocolate, or Banana.
Cones (from) £1.50
Regular-£1.50, Large-£2,00 add 25p for brown sugar-twist cone.
Ice Cream Desserts (from) £2.50
Ice Cream Regular £2.50,
Ice Cream Large (choose any two of the above flavours or a generous portion of your single favourite) £3.50
Then add: Fresh Cream, Sauce, Nuts, Chocolate bits and/or Wafers if you desire 50p
DELICIOUS CAKES, PASTRIES
AND CREAM TEAS
Chocolate Fudge, Carrot, Victoria Sponge £2.60
Optional Whipped Cream add £0.30, Optional Ice Cream add £1.00
Luxury Lemon Drizzle Cheesecake £2.85
Optional Whipped Cream add £0.30, Optional Ice Cream add £1.00
Fruit Scones (#1) £2.50
A large handmade fruit scone served with best butter and delicious jam.
Fruit Scones (#2) £3.20
A large handmade fruit scone served with best butter, jam and Devonshire clotted cream.
Traditional Cream Tea for one £5.00
Choose from our fine selection of loose-leaf teas (or a cafétiere of coffee) served with a hand-made, fruit scone with real Devonshire clotted cream, delicious jam and best butter. Enjoy your tea as you like it - either with or without milk, honey or sliced fresh lemon.
Full Afternoon Tea for one £10.00
A pot of fresh loose-leaf tea of your choice for one (or a cafétiere of coffee for one) served with a handmade, fruit scone with real Devonshire clotted cream, delicious jam, and best butter, freshly-cut, crustless sandwiches and two dainty cakes. Enjoy your tea as you like it either with or without milk, honey or sliced fresh lemon. Presented on a tiered cake plate.
Luxury 23 Carat Gold Afternoon Tea for Two £59.95
Our most sumptuous, delicious and most successful 'special tea' to- date. Our three tier cake stand comprises a selection of freshly cut sandwiches with sumptuous and decadent fillings, our famous, large fruit scones, Devonshire clotted cream, preserves, a selection of Belgian dainty cakes, a china pot of fresh-leaf tea or fresh coffee... And a selection of Belgian chocolates coated with edible 23 carat GOLD together with a small box for you to take home to remember your delightful experience. All of this served on vintage bone-china crockery.
Luxury Chocoholics Afternoon Tea for Two £59.95
Love chocolate? Love traditional Afternoon Tea? You'll Love this!
Set against a backdrop of authentic Edwardian splendour you will enjoy a three tier cake stand brimming with: A selection of assorted, luxury finger sandwiches. Salad garnish. A bowl of savoury thick cut, handmade, sea-salted crisps. 2 large fruit scones, thick Devonshire clotted cream, best butter and fruit preserves and ... directly from our own chocolate fountain you will be enjoy a heavenly array of skewers stacked with various seasonal fruits and sweet treats - each generously and freshly coated with the finest cholotate.
Your choice of hot beverages included - Whilst we recommend that you try our luxury Belgian Hot Chocolate you can also opt for pots of fresh, loose-leaf Tea or fine coffee.
Two rounds of hot toast served with best butter.
Crumpets or Hot Toasted Teacakes £1.60
Two of.... served with a dish of best butter.
'Doorstep' Bloomer Sandwiches (from) £3.95
Select from a choice of extra special sandwiches. All sandwiches contain the finest ingredients (Choose from: Chicken Breast, Luxury Baked Ham, Farm Select Cheddar or Red Leicester, Egg Mayo, Tuna Mayo, Coronation Chicken Smoked Salmon & Cream Cheese, ) and include salad garnish and are made to order.
(Note: Kids Sandwiches — aged 10 and under £2.95)
Cheese on Toast Plus £3.95
Mature Vintage Cheddar Cheese melted onto thick-cut, toasted bloomer, dusted with paprika and presented with a fresh garden salad garnish.
Hot Soup of the Day £2.95
Fresh soup of the day served with chunks of crusty bread and a pot of best butter.
Soup & Sandwich Special £5.50
Soup of the day served piping hot with your choice of freshly cut sandwiches: Beef, Vintage Cheddar, Tuna Mayo, Ham or Egg Mayo.
Ploughman's Plus £5.95
Our special Ploughman's Lunch (served all day) includes two generous wedges of assorted cheeses, one of our delicious patés, doorstops of fresh crusty bread, pickled onions, Branston pickle, salad garnish and a dish of best butter.
HDHC Club Sandwich £4.95
Three slices of lightly toasted, thick, fresh Bloomer, succulent Chicken breast, American-style Bacon rashers, delicious tomato & lettuce, real Mayonnaise… A meal in itself!
Luxury Baked Quiche £4.95
A generous portion of freshly baked Vintage Cheddar & Onion Quiche, served with a side-salad, pickles, and fresh crusty bread with a pot of best butter.
Warm Caesar Salad £4.95
Wonderful, warm Chicken and Bacon served on a bed of crisp Salad, covered with crispy Croutons and a delicious Caesar Dressing.
Hot Toasted Panini Melts £3.95
Choose from the very finest fillings: Farm Select Cheddar Cheese, Cheese & Tomato, Cheese & Ham, Cheese & Bacon. All include a salad garnish and are made to order.
Please check the board or ask staff for other fillings!
Hot Roast Beef Bloomer £4.95
Two delicious slices of the finest, hot roast-beef. Served on lightly toasted Bloomer and covered with a luxuriously rich Red Onion Gravy. Plated with a salad garnish and crisps.
Hot BBQ Pulled Pork £4.95
Mouthwateringly moist Hot Pulled Pork served on lightly toasted Bloomer and doused in a rich Smoky BBQ Sauce. Plated with a salad garnish and crisps.
Early Bird Bacon Toastie with Tea or Coffee £2.95
A generous portion of American-style Bacon rashers served on our inimitable fresh toasted doorstep bread. Served with a pot of HDHC tea or a cafétiere of coffee.
Only available until 12:00 noon (prompt!)