The best way to enjoy a Cream Tea in South Devon
Published: Monday 25th Jun 2018
Written by: Katie Bessant
To celebrate National Cream Tea day on 29th June 2018, we have teamed up with our friends at Devon Heaven to bring to you this blog post and to offer you the chance to win a FREE Cream Tea Hamper!
Keep reading to find out the best way to enjoy a cream tea in South Devon and for details on how to be in with a chance of winning a FREE hamper…
No trip to the county of Devon is complete until you sample a cream tea, but with so many places offering this, we have compiled our guide for the best way to enjoy a cream tea, so that no matter where you are, you should be able to enjoy it just the same!
When is the best time to enjoy a cream tea?
A cream tea can of course be enjoyed at any time, but in our opinion, the best is between 2pm-4pm with a pot of tea (preferably loose leaf), but of course, you can drink it however you like and may even prefer to treat yourself to a coffee instead.
Where is the best place to enjoy a cream tea in South Devon?
There are no shortage of opportunities to grab a cream tea on your holiday to South Devon. With ample of tea rooms, coffee shops and cafes in Dartmouth, Salcombe and all the other tourist hot spots, you are never too far away to be able to treat yourself.
But we prefer to order our cream tea from Devon Heaven so we can enjoy it wherever we want.
No matter where you are, this is a fantastic option to ensure you don't miss out on a great cream tea. Order straight to your holiday cottage door, sit back, relax and enjoy. Or you can even pack a picnic for your afternoon walk/snack.
What do I put on first, jam or cream?
This age-old debate has been splitting the nation for a long time. The Devonshire way to enjoy a cream tea is with cream on the bottom and a spoonful of jam added to the top.
So now you’re all clued up on the best way to enjoy a cream tea in South Devon, you are ready to enter our competition!
To be in with a chance of winning a fantastic Devon Heaven Cream Tea Hamper, simply pop your details in this form.
Terms and conditions apply, competition closes at 23:59 on Sunday 1st July 2018 and the winner will be announced on Monday 2nd July 2018.