Looking to try out new teas but not sure which one is for you? Then Amagi Aria in Negombo is certainly the place for you to experience afternoon tea at its best.
Amagi Aria announced the launch of a new afternoon tea concept that includes a three-tier service comprising of delectable finger sandwiches, decadent petite pastries, scrumptious sweet items and, of course, bespoke blended teas and pairing knowledge to perfect the experience.
The menu offers guests delicious seasonal savoury and sweet items ranging from Date and Cinnamon Scones, Peanut Palmers, Chocolate Chip Cookies, Duo Colour Cheese Cake, Cheese Stuffed Red Velvet Cake, Coconut and Prunes Tart, Butter Scotch Whipped Cream, Open Egg and Ham Sandwich, Sunflower Seeds Bread with Chicken Ham and Cheese, Plain Croissant with Chicken Ham and Tomato, Lettuce and Chicken Wrap, Mini Triple Decker Sandwich, Prawns Wrap Chinese Roll and more.
Curated by certified Tea Masters from P.M. D. Silva and Sons, guests can choose from a range of spectacular Ceylon teas, each depicting expert pairing with sweet and savoury items especially created to complement the teas.
The tea menu consists of Planters’ Earl Grey; the most aristocratic of teas infused with the unmistakable aroma of bergamot, Ruhuna; a complex caramel flavor with hints of forest fruits, Nuwara Eliya tea; reputed for their delicate and elegant characteristics, Dimbula; a seasonal Pekoe grade boasting a wonderful aroma, with a distinctive oaky note that is only found in its seasonally made tea.
In addition, guests can choose from Planters’ Breakfast; full bodied flavours, Planters’ Afternoon; a bright and fragrant tea ideal on its own or with a splash of milk, Planters’ Earl Grey; The most aristocratic of teas is infused with the unmistakable aroma of bergamot, Planters’ Green; grown on the high peaks and hand plucked to fully satisfy the green tea connoisseur, Radiant Rose; an irresistible combination of high grown pekoe tea with rose petals to give a radiant, exhilarating infusion.
Amagi Aria’s new high tea experience offers guests the opportunity to explore and discover a deeper knowledge into Ceylon tea, within the contemporary ambiance of the hotel, friendly service and splendid views of the Negombo lagoon.