Tulips & Tea at the Grand America

Tables for tea in the Grand America courtyard.
Tables for tea in the Grand America courtyard.

The sun is shining, the flowers are finally blooming and it’s time to enjoy the fresh air of springtime!  The Grand America Hotel has a perfect way to take advantage of the blooms and warmer weather with their Tulips & Tea series in their courtyard.

Tables for tea in the Grand America courtyard.
Tables for tea in the Grand America courtyard.

Throughout April and May, The Grand America is serving traditional English tea service outside in their lovely garden.  The tea service includes lunch and your choice of premium tea for $25/person.  If that’s not enough, the afternoon is topped off with a live harpist to complete the atmosphere.

Tea sandwiches, tea and pastries at the Grand America in Salt Lake City.
Tea lunch in the spring sun.

The lunch is a package deal complete with your choice of tea (selections include everything from white and green teas, oolong and black teas, and caffeine-free teas) or gourmet hot chocolate, a handful of finger tea sandwiches, English scones and an array of desserts.  The tea is served on Tunisia China designed especially for the hotel.

A pistachio tart at the Grand America's Afternoon Tea in Salt Lake City.
A dainty tart for a dainty lunch.

Tulips & Tea was such a break from my ordinary day (especially for a Tuesday!).  It was so wonderful to enjoy the spring weather, my lovely girlfriends and a light lunch during the week!

Tulips at The Grand America in Salt Lake City.

Go to the Grand America Afternoon Tea for :: a unique afternoon you can’t find anywhere else.  Notes :: Tulips & Tea takes places on April 15, 22 and 29 at noon and 3 p.m.  Afternoon tea is $25/person or grand traditions tea is $43/person.  Mother and Daughter Afternoon Tea is available for Mother’s Day on May 3, 4 and 10 at noon and 3 p.m. for $25/person.  Reservations available online or by calling (801) 258-6707.

Afternoon Tea is served at the Grand America on a regularly basis in the Lobby Lounge.  More information is here.
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