Price: tea e1/42, slice of Victoria sandwich
Here's the perfect recipe to get your tea party stared: Classic Victoria sandwich
cake (for 8) For the cake: 6oz butter; 6 oz caster sugar; grated rind of 1 lemon; 6oz selfraising flour; 1 teaspoon baking powder; 3 medium eggs, beaten For the filling: 5oz strawberries, hulled, sliced; 3 tbsp strawberry jam; 150ml double cream; 4 strawberries to decorate, halved, hulls left on; little strawberry sugar or caster sugar .
99 (Penguin) hardback OUT NOW Victoria sandwich
This delightfully light sponge is as traditional as it gets and extremely easy to make.
60 for a meal consisting of two coffees, paninis, three children's drinks, a packet of crisps and a Victoria sandwich
I got the A Levels I needed to be where I am today, but the most important lesson I ever had was Victoria Sandwich
in first year Home Economics.
In the 1970s, Strong alerted the nation to its endangered heritage of country houses, thereby launching a substitute national religion of aesthetic historicism: stately-house visiting with lunch or tea and a Victoria sandwich
This is my twist on Eton Mess using a Victoria sandwich
and the devil's work that is Marshmallow Fluff
Mary of the " The book is packed with such wonderful curiosities and stories along with revelations from top names on their "food of love" along with a list of Mary Berry's favourit cakes - just in case any future Great British Bake Off contestants might be remotely interested in impressing the TV judge, her number one choice is a Victoria sandwich
25 Victoria sandwich
had a shop-bought feel more than home-made.
It includes peach melba from 1903, Victoria sandwich
cake from 1948, a 1970 cheese fondue, a 1984 sweet and sour pork and a 2011 Heston Blumenthal recipe with his modern version of meat fruit.
FILL a Victoria sandwich
with whipped cream and fresh berries, dust with icing sugar.
Pour into a greased Victoria sandwich
cake tin and cook for about 15 minutes, or until firm to the touch.
The book is packed with such wonderful curiosities and stories along with revelations from top names on their "food of love" along with a list of Mary Berry's favourite cakes - just in case any future Great British Bake Off contestants might be remotely interested in impressing the TV judge, her number one choice is a Victoria sandwich
The Garden Picnic includes all the classics such as BLT, quiche, mini baked potatoes and Victoria sandwich
, while the Allotment Picnic also features crispy curried chickpeas with hummus and breadsticks.
Heston's Great British Food C4, 9pm Heston Blumenthal gives the classic British afternoon tea a unique twist, featuring his own take on the Victoria sandwich
cake, an edible stand made out of sponge, and other imaginative treats.