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Review – Bourgee, Afternoon Tea on the Lawn [Essex & Suffolk]

 An afternoon tea with a lot of style and flare, this treat from Bourgee makes a real change from scones and tea, bringing the concept into the modern day.  Afternoon tea is a concept born in the nineteenth century by Anna, the 7th Duchess of Bedford, who complained of
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Recipe – Black Forest Roulade by Streamline

Roulades – totally underestimated but fantastic for serving up after a big meal, at a dinner party or just for a bit of comfort food. This recipe uses no flour and incorporates yoghurt and reduced sugar jam to make it that bit lighter. 
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Review: Tiptree Jam Factory, Tea Rooms and Museum

A fun day out in the Essex countryside, with good food, good tea and beautiful surroundings.  I have lived in Essex for most of my life but, as many others would probably say, I don’t always make the most of my surroundings. Tiptree is a small village about 15 minutes
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