Traveling to London this summer and looking for an original afternoon tea experience? One Aldwych has one we're drooling over. Inspired by the West End's hit musical, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, the luxury hotel in Covent Garden has a themed tea that would make Roald Dahl proud.
Available until September 2, 2013, the Charlie & The Chocolate Factory Afternoon Tea is brimming with Willy Wonka-esque treats: golden eggs with vanilla cheesecake and mango; chocolate caramel milk; homemade candyfloss; blueberry brioche; not to mention warm scones served with summer berry jam. The sweet and savory items are paired with leaf teas and infusions. For an extra special afternoon, order up the Cocktail Charlie, made with Dalmore whisky, Grand Marnier Cherry, chocolate bitters,grapefruit juice, cherry syrup, and topped with Champagne. Priced at £29.50 per person; £38.00 per person with a glass of Lallier Champagne or a Cocktail Charlie. For more information, visit www.onealdwych.com.