New ‘Elegant Times’ Afternoon Tea Experience at Brown Thomas
Brown Thomas has unveiled an exquisite new afternoon tea experience ‘Elegant times’ in The Restaurant by Johnnie Cooke
The Elegant Times afternoon tea experience is the most delectable combination of sweet and savoury delighted by renowned chef Johnnie Cooke. Kids can also enjoy a special menu also!
Guests can look back at the history of the luxury store with a special edition newspaper, ‘Elegant Times’. They can discover the history of Brown Thomas and some of the magical moments that have taken place in the iconic store with photographs from the archives of famous faces that have visited and all of the exciting upcoming launches and events!
Priced from €45, the afternoon tea experience includes a glass of prosecco and offers the most delectable combination of sweet and savoury delights by renowned chef Johnnie Cooke.
Beautifully presented on a tea stand replicating the façade of the iconic Grafton Street department store, the delicious savoury menu includes a Lambay Island crab mille-feuille, coronation chicken served with toasted almonds, sultanas and mango, truffled devilled hen egg mayonnaise, organic Irish smoked salmon and cucumber and a smoked duck crostini served with red onion marmalade and fried celeriac.
Guests can indulge with sweet treats such as almond dragées served with chantilly cream and amarena cherries, a Belgian chocolate black forest ‘gateaux’, a champagne infused macaron with raspberries and vanilla cream, a Baileys Irish cream tiramisu and an almond financier with brown butter and white chocolate ganache. Guests can treat themselves to bubbles from Veuve Clicquot or a cocktail from a specially curated menu.
Little shoppers will adore a delightful selection of savoury and sweet options (priced at €17.50) from mini ham and cheddar quiches and pigs in blankets to Nutella and banana sandwiches and much more.