As we head in to a new season, it becomes time for some new changes,…
We love a delelctable high tea, Hello Joburgers! All that yummy food, in beautiful surroundings, just makes us feel like a princess – and we are just crazy about the yummy high tea served at the elegant Palazzo Montecasino hotel at Montecasino.
They have just introduced this fresh new world-class and delectable High Tea, created by recently appointed Head Pastry Chef Marco Gaspar, and it is perfect for tranquil afternoons of blissful indulgence, away from the pressures of the office and life in general!
Chef Marco’s High Tea menu includes a delicious selection of cakes, sandwiches, quiches, scones, and freshly infused teas.
Says Linda Reddy, General Manager of The Palazzo Montecasino, “Our high teas have become renowned over the years and we strive to keep them fresh, changing with seasons and occasions, and always irresistibly delicious. We have no doubt that Chef Marco’s new menu will bring in guests looking for a relaxed and indulgent – and highly memorable – experience.”
The sweet display includes lime cheesecake mousse with raspberry jam, orange soft cake, dark chocolate berry tart, mango coconut custard choux puff, macaroons, lemon meringue tart, dark chocolate slices.
Savoury sandwiches include chicken pastrami, pesto and smoked mozzarella on focaccia, smoked salmon, cream cheese and cucumber en croute, and grilled halloumi and roasted Mediterranean vegetables on rye. Other savoury treats include smoked salmon and ricotta cheese quiche, spinach and ricotta quiche, duck and cherry pie, and Moroccan vegetable pie.
Always a favourite are scones served with Chantilly cream, strawberry jam and cheese. To round off this indulgent experience, flavourful teas and freshly brewed coffee are served.
High Tea is available every day from 2 pm to 5 pm, and costs R 245 per person.
Booking is essential on 011 510 3000.
Hello Joburg was first published in April 1980 as a monthly restaurant and entertainment magazine. Over the years we have developed a network of patriotic Joburgers that love nothing more than sharing their experiences in this beautiful city!