Celebrate the Queen’s Birthday with an afternoon tea at the Royal Horseguards Hotel, London


John Whaite

The Royal Horseguards is delighted to announce their collaboration with Chef, Food Writer and TV personality John Whaite in launching…A Right Royal Afternoon Tea. In celebration of the Queen’s 90th birthday, the award winning, 5 star hotel The Royal Horseguards will launch John Whaite’s specially designed afternoon tea from 1 st May 2016.

As well as the traditional finger sandwiches, warm freshly baked fruit and plain scones, homemade fruit preserve and Cornish clotted cream, John has created a range of pastries and cakes, taking inspiration from the flavours of the Commonwealth

From Hazelnut & Maple Chocolate Tarts and Raspberry & Rose Crumble Choux Buns to Lemon Macarons, Victoria Sponge Triangles and Yuzu & Coconut Blondies, these wonderfully individual and exciting handmade cakes and pastries are a result of John’s baking ingenuity.

Come and enjoy this quintessentially British afternoon tea in The Lounge at The Royal Horseguards and why not try the hotel’s unique loose leaf tea blend ‘Strawberries & Cream’ for a full Royal Horseguards experience?

John Whaite says: “I am so excited to be partnering with The Royal Horseguards. The hotel is so quintessentially British and what is more British than the Queen? Throw in afternoon tea and I am a very happy boy!”

Riddian Davies, General Manager of The Royal Horseguards says: “We are so excited to announce the partnership between John Whaite and The Royal Horseguards. Our afternoon teas are already very popular but with John’s creativity adding an extra special something, we can’t wait for everyone to try them.”

The Royal Horseguards Hotel, 2 Whitehall Court, London, SW1A

Right Royal Afternoon Tea