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Category: Recipes, Things to Do and Win | Posted on: November 27, 2013

Mrs Simkins’ Festive Mini Iced Carrot Cakes

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These darling little carrot cakes look as if they’ve just fallen off the Christmas tree! They are are very simple to put together: a food processor makes short work of both the cake mixture and the icing.

Serve with a pot of your favourite Clipper brew!

 

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Category: Tales From Around The Teapot | Posted on: November 26, 2013

The Clipper Afternoon Tea Party with Sasha Wilkins

Afternoon tea party on board the Electric Barge, for Clipper Teas

A few weeks ago, I attended our first Contact the Elderly afternoon tea party, hosted by Liberty London Girl herself, Sasha Wilkins. What an amazing day!

We toured around Regents Canal on board our lovely vessel for the afternoon, a bright blue Electric Barge.

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Category: Tales From Around The Teapot, Tea Cup Carousel | Posted on: November 12, 2013

Our River Cottage Tea Party Winners!

We had a very exciting day down on the farm at River Cottage last Friday with our Tea Cup Carousel winners from September.  We donned our wellies and cagoules and started off our afternoon with Dan who looks after all the lovely animals on the farm.  We met a rather sleepy flock of sheep and their lambs and, quite frankly, a very lazy ram who was more interested in grazing than getting lucky!!  I think it’s fair to say that it was the pigs who stole our hearts, squelching around in their muddy pen.

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