Afternoon Tea Etiquette

For Individuals and Groups

All about tea

Jo teaches the fascinating history, traditions and etiquette of this enduring British pastime that dates back to 19th-Century aristocrats. Individuals and groups can choose from a selection of London venues and enjoy an informative and interactive afternoon tea etiquette course.

learn the rules

Discover where the British love of afternoon tea first started, and find out how to put these traditions into practise. From pouring and passing to stirring and sipping, learn the modern rules of the teapot and cup, and master the art of all the indulgent extras – scones, sandwiches, pastries and cake.

more than tea

The course is more than just about afternoon tea – this two-hour session is also a chance to discuss all things etiquette with Jo. Ask questions, solve dilemmas, discover longstanding traditions and find out about some of the most amusing, quirky and unique details of British etiquette.

Afternoon Tea Etiquette

Choose from a selection of top London venues – from the traditional to the contemporary – to suit a variety of tastes and budgets.


Jo teaches individuals and small groups; she can also host large parties in private dining rooms, for example in a London hotel.


Afternoon tea etiquette courses are approximately two hours.


Please enquire for prices and options.


“Relaxed and truly memorable” • “Informative and lighthearted – a perfect afternoon”

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